Ratification and Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) for the Member Countries of the Central African Forests Commission COMIFAC

Project Summary

Ratification of the Nagoya Protocol and the implementation of its basic provisions by the member countries of the Central African Forests Commission (COMIFAC)

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
Nagoya Protocol Implementation Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Governments of Participating Countries and UNEP Division of Environmental Law and Conventions UNEP DELC
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
63,927 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,762,557 USD
Co-financing Total
9,200,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
167,443 USD
Total Cost 11,026,484.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 Jun 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
20 Aug 2013
Concept Approved
20 Aug 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Nov 2014
Project closed