The Restoration Initiative, DRC child project: Improved Management and Restoration of Agro-sylvo-pastoral Resources in the Pilot Province of South-Kivu

Project Summary

Reforestation and sustainable management of natural resources by local communities using an FLR approach in South-Kivu province, DRCIndicators: (i) Hectares of land restored or under improved management in the two selected chiefdoms;(ii) tCO2eq emissions avoided/sequestered in targeted landscapes as a direct result of TRI child project interventionsIndicative targets: (i) At least 4,800 ha; (ii) At least 1,064,457 tCO2eq

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Congo DR
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Sustainable Development (MEDD)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,600,000 USD
Co-financing Total
12,381,530 USD
GEF Agency Fees
324,000 USD
Total Cost 16,131,530.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
17 Jun 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Jul 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
06 Apr 2018
Project closed