Support to the Implementation of the National Biosafety Framework for Cameroon

Project Summary

The overall objective of this project is to develop and strengthen the capacity of the Government of Cameroon in order to implement the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety by 1) supporting the entry into force and implementation of the national legislation, 2) strengthening national biosafety facilities, 3) training main stakeholders, 4) establishing a good National Information System to be linked to the National Biosafety Clearing House and 5) promoting public awareness.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1367
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Cameroon
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Forestry
GEF Project Manager
Avani Vaish |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
560,000 USD
Co-financing Total
111,100 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Total Cost 671,100.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Jun 2001
Concept Approved
01 Dec 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Jul 2002
Project closed
30 Sep 2005