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R2R: Testing the Integration of Water, Land, Forest & Coastal Management to Preserve Ecosystem Services, Store Carbon, Improve Climate Resilience and Sustain Livelihoods in Pacific Island Countries

Project Summary

To test the mainstreaming of ‘ridge-to-reef’ (R2R), climate resilient approaches to integrated land, water, forest and coastal management in the PICs through strategic planning, capacity building and piloted local actions to sustain livelihoods and preserve ecosystem services

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
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
300,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,317,454 USD
Co-financing Total
87,708,160 USD
GEF Agency Fees
928,571 USD
Total Cost 98,325,614.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Apr 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
26 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
05 Apr 2015
Project closed