Strengthening the Institutional and Financial Sustainability of the National Protected Area System

Project Summary

Enhancing the management effectiveness and sustainability of national protected areas to safeguard terrestrial and marine biodiversity

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment – Nature Protection Directorate
GEF Project Manager
Yoko Watanabe |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
128,818 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,953,000 USD
Co-financing Total
17,300,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
495,300 USD
Total Cost 22,381,818.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Mar 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
26 Jul 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
30 Dec 2013
Project closed