Sustainable and Integrated landscape management of the Western Area Peninsula

Project Summary

To strengthen the sustainable and integrated management of the protected area landscape in the Western Area Peninsula Landscape to protect globally significant biodiversity and safeguard streams of ecosystem services generating local and national socio-economic benefits.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Concept Approved
Sierra Leone
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Environment Protection Agency Sierra Leone (EPA-SL), Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs (MOTCA), Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food Security (MAFFS)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,209,909 USD
Co-financing Total
18,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
494,941 USD
Total Cost 23,359,909.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
31 Aug 2017
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed