Recovery and Protection of Climate and Biodiversity Services in the Southeast Atlantic Forest Corridor of Brazil

Project Summary

Recovery and preservation of the Atlantic Forest (AF) of Brazil’s Southeast AF Corridor.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Inter-American Development Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI)Secretariat for Environment, State of Sao PauloSecretariat for Environment of the State of Rio de JaneiroSecretariat for Science, Technology and Higher Education of the State of Minas Gerais
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
185,454 USD
GEF Project Grant
31,505,960 USD
Co-financing Total
168,794,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
2,667,000 USD
Total Cost 200,485,414.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Mar 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
20 Jul 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
05 Jun 2014
Project closed