Sustainable and Participatory Energy Management

Project Summary

Participatory, community-forest sustainable management systems in a 300,000 ha zone surrounding Niokolo-Koba National Park will be phased in over a 7-year period with the primary objectives of carbon sequestration and local income enhancement, and secondary biodiversity conservation benefits. A parallel, demand management and fuel substitution component, to be executed with the private sector and NGOs, will promote substitution of kerosene and liquid petroleum gas for charcoal, and will disseminate efficient charcoal stoves.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
118
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Senegal
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Protection of Nature; Ministry of Industry and Energy
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1996

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
70,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,700,000 USD
Co-financing Total
15,200,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 19,970,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Apr 1996
Concept Approved
01 Apr 1996
Project Approved for Implementation
23 May 1997
Project closed
31 Dec 2004