Protected Area Network Management and Building Capacity in Post-conflict Southern Sudan

Project Summary

Project Objective: Secure the foundation for biodiversity conservation in the post conflict development of Southern Sudan through enhanced management effectiveness of the protected area estate.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) in cooperation with the Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism of the Government of Southern Sudan ( MEWCT-GOSS)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:

Project Documents


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,820,000 USD
Co-financing Total
4,400,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
382,000 USD
Total Cost 8,320,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
02 Sep 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Dec 2008
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Sep 2010
Project closed