SFM Sustainable Land Management of the Upper Watersheds of South Western Haiti

Project Summary

The Project Objective is to address and contain the rapid environmental degradation in the upper watershed of the Southern part of Haiti through the integration of sustainable land and forest management practices at the watershed level. In Addition, the project seeks to support forest restoration and implementation of a carbon stock and sequestration monitoring system to enhance the understanding of impacts by changes in land use systems and vegetation/forest cover on carbon sequestration and emissions avoided.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Inter-American Development Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
200,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,436,364 USD
Co-financing Total
17,650,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
363,636 USD
Total Cost 21,286,364.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Jan 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
02 Apr 2008
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Sep 2009
Project closed
05 May 2015