Sustainable Forest Management to Enhance the Resilience of Forests to Climate Change

Project Summary

To enable local communities in four Chinese provinces to effective-ly employ incentive-based sustainable forest management (SFM) practices in reforestation and forest restoration activities, enhancing car-bon storage and sequestration as well as biodiversity conservation.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
State Forestry Administration (SFA)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
153,200 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,152,728 USD
Co-financing Total
48,400,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
679,509 USD
Total Cost 55,705,928.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Sep 2012
Preparation Grant Approved
24 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Apr 2015
Project closed