SFM Facilitating financing for Sustainable Forest Management in SIDS and LFCCs

Project Summary

To enhance understanding on opportunities for financing sustainable forest management (SFM) in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and Low Forest Cover Countries (LFCCs) through analysis and strengthening stakeholder capacity in SIDS and LFCCs under the UNFF Forest Instrument.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
UNDESA United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat UNFFS
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
950,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
95,000 USD
Total Cost 2,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
31 Mar 2010
Preparation Grant Approved
26 Apr 2010
Concept Approved
26 Apr 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
26 May 2011
Project closed
31 Aug 2014