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SFM Sustainable Management of Biodiversity and Water Resources in the Ibarra-San Lorenzo Corridor

Project Summary

To promote biodiversity conservation as well as sustainable land and forest management in the Ibarra-San Lorenzo corridor so as to preserve and improve the provision of environmental services in the area, reduce poverty and foster social inclusion to the benefit of indigenous people and local communities.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Executing Agencies
Plan Ecuador; Ministry of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries; Ministry of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,700,000 USD
Co-financing Total
16,050,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
270,000 USD
Total Cost 18,850,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Jul 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Nov 2008
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
06 Mar 2011
Project closed
30 Sep 2017