Sustainable Forest Management to Secure Multiple Benefits in High Conservation Value Forests

Project Summary

To promote sustainable forest management in Pakistan's West Himalayan Coniferous, Scrub and Riverine forests for biodiversity conservation, mitigation of climate change and securing of forest ecosystem services

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
Ministry of Climate Change Provincial and territorial Forest Departments
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
200,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,338,000 USD
Co-financing Total
49,420,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
792,110 USD
Total Cost 57,958,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Dec 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Feb 2014
Concept Approved
03 Mar 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
16 Dec 2015
Project closed