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

Project Summary

To consolidate the operational and financial sustainability of Jamaica’s National System of Protected Areas

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
National Environment and Planning Agency – NEPA (Leading Executing Agency), Forestry Department, Jamaica National Heritage Trust, Ministry of Health and Environment, The Nature Conservancy
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:

Project Documents


Project Preparation Grant Amount
120,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,770,585 USD
Co-financing Total
5,050,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
289,058 USD
Total Cost 7,940,585.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
03 Sep 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
15 Sep 2008
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
31 May 2010
Project closed