Realizing the Inclusive and Sustainable Development in the BCLME Region through the Improved Ocean Governance and the Integrated Management of Ocean use and Marine Resources. Short Title – Improving Ocean Governance and Integrated Management in the...

Project Summary

To realize a coordinated regional approach to the long-term conservation, protection, rehabilitation, enhancement and sustainable use of the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem in order to provide economic, environmental and social benefits and wellbeing to the region through the implementation of the Benguela Current Convention and accompanying Strategic Action Programme

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
Benguela Current Commission
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
300,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,900,000 USD
Co-financing Total
163,915,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
981,000 USD
Total Cost 175,115,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 Mar 2014
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Apr 2014
Concept Approved
01 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Nov 2016
Project closed