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Sustainable Management of Peatland Ecosystems in Malaysia (SMPEM)

Project Summary

To strengthen national policy and institutional capacity for implementing peatland related strategies and plans and to enhance integrated sustainable peatland management in targeted landscapes

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Global Environment Centre
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
200,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
9,433,027 USD
Co-financing Total
52,711,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
848,973 USD
Total Cost 62,344,027.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Aug 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
04 May 2016
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Jan 2018
Project closed