South Pacific Biodiversity Conservation Programme

Project Summary

Project protects biological diversity of 15 island states by facilitating establishment of conservation areas with agreed criteria for development based on long-term ecological sustainability. Supports scientific and technical assessments, trains NGO and government officials, facilitates extensive consultations with local groups, assists with initial management of protected areas, and raises public awareness.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
403
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
South Pacific Regional Environment Programme
GEF Period:
Pilot Phase
Approval Fiscal Year:
1991

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
4,296,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 14,296,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 May 1991
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
01 Apr 1996