Promoting Sustainable Land Management (SLM) Through Strengthening Legal and Institutional Framework, Capacity Building and Restoration of Most Vulnerable Mountain Landscapes

Project Summary

To develop and strengthen national policy and institutional capacity for sustainable land management (SLM) and to contribute to achieving the national land degradation neutrality target with integrated landscape management in north-western mountainous ecosystems of Macedonia.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
North Macedonia
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning of Macedonia (MoEPP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
91,324 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,662,545 USD
Co-financing Total
30,063,295 USD
GEF Agency Fees
347,942 USD
Total Cost 33,817,164.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Mar 2017
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
19 May 2020
Project closed