Rehabilitation and Integrated Sustainable Development of Algerian Cork Oak Forest Production Landscapes

Project Summary

Project Objective: To sustainably manage, conserve and sustainably harvest Algeria’s globally significant cork oak forest ecosystemsIndicator: # of ha of cork oak forest production landscapes that integrate conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity into management and use proven SLM practices. Target: 20,000 (direct) – 350,000 ha (indirect).

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Directorate-General for Forests (DGF), Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries (MADRP)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,411,644 USD
Co-financing Total
24,473,571 USD
GEF Agency Fees
324,106 USD
Total Cost 28,035,215.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Mar 2017
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Mar 2020
Project closed