Reducing Pollution and Preserving Environmental Flows in the East Asian Seas through the Implementation of Integrated River Basin Management in ASEAN Countries

Project Summary

To improve integrated water resources management, reduce pollution loads from nutrients and other land-based activities, sustain freshwater environmental flows and reduce climate vulnerability through demonstrations and replications, planning and strengthening of integrated river basin management in selected countries in the East Asian Seas

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Concept Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
PEMSEA Resource Facility; National Water Agencies in the 8 participating countries
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
288,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,479,123 USD
Co-financing Total
121,791,595 USD
GEF Agency Fees
805,517 USD
Total Cost 130,558,718.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
19 Oct 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
28 Apr 2017
Concept Approved
01 May 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed