Preventing COSTS of Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in Barbados and the OECS Countries

Project Summary

Prevention, early detection, control and management frameworks for invasive alien species (IAS) that emphasize a risk management approach by focusing on the highest risk invasion pathways of Barbados and OECS countries.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Health and the Environment, Barbados Ministry of Agriculture, Food Fisheries and Water Resource Management; St Kitts and Nevis Ministry of Sustainable Development; and CABI
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
133,333 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,747,945 USD
Co-financing Total
6,656,477 USD
GEF Agency Fees
356,055 USD
Total Cost 10,537,755.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Mar 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
04 May 2016
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
23 Apr 2018
Project closed