SIP: Transboundary Agro-Ecosystem Management Programme for the Kagera River Basin (Kagera TAMP)

Project Summary

: To support adaptive management and the adoption of an integrated ecosystems’ approach for the management of land resources in the Kagera Basin over the medium to long-term which will generate local, national and global benefits and contribute to improved agricultural production, food security and rural livelihoods

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
Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources in Rwanda; Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries in Uganda; Division of Environment, Vice Presidents' Office in Tanzania; Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MINAGRI) in Burundi
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
725,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,363,700 USD
Co-financing Total
24,509,210 USD
GEF Agency Fees
Total Cost 31,597,910.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Nov 1999
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
05 May 2009
Project closed
28 Feb 2015