Reducing Conflicting Water Uses in the Artibonite River Basin through Development and Adoption of a Multi-focal Area Strategic Action Programme

Project Summary

To establish a bi-national framework for integrated management of the Artibonite watershed by 2012 that will promote comprehensive, ecosystem-based reforms, demonstrations and investments, and lay the bases for long-term environmental functionality and socio-economic stability.

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
Dominican Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources, Haitian Ministry of Environment, Haitian Ministry of Agriculture, FAO, Oxfam-Quebec
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
700,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,080,000 USD
Co-financing Total
7,180,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
378,000 USD
Total Cost 10,960,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
08 Feb 2006
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
04 May 2009
Project closed
30 Jun 2012