Promoting the Application of the Nagoya Protocol through the Development of Nature-based Products, Benefit-sharing and Biodiversity Conservation

Project Summary

To implement the Nagoya Protocol on ABS through the development of nature-based crop-protection products and the strengthening of the capacity of the national authority.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Costa Rica
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Nagoya Protocol Implementation Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Biodiversity Institute (INBio)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
979,566 USD
Co-financing Total
4,619,309 USD
GEF Agency Fees
93,059 USD
Total Cost 5,623,875.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Apr 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
07 May 2013
Concept Approved
07 May 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
16 Jul 2014
Project closed