Regional Strategy for the Conservation and Sustainable Use of Natural Resources in the Amazon

Project Summary

Development of regionally-compatible geographic information system and enhancement of national institutions' capabilities in eight nations to manage protected areas, rehabilitate degraded lands, institute suitable zoning plans, share information and assist Amazon Cooperation Treaty to develop regional strategies. Project also involves efforts with indigenous peoples to identify specific traditional knowledge and encourage adoption of these practices by local communities region-wide.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
360
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Concept Approved
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
UNOPS
GEF Project Manager

Project Documents

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
855,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 5,355,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 May 1991
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed