Sustainable Management of the Water Resources of the la Plata Basin with Respect to the Effects of Climate Variability and Change

Project Summary

To strengthen transboundary cooperation among the riparian country governments of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay to ensure management of shared water resources of the LPB in an integrated sustainable manner, within the context of climate variability and change, while capitalizing on development opportunities.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
725,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,730,000 USD
Co-financing Total
51,034,087 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,030,950 USD
Total Cost 62,489,087.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 May 2003
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Apr 2002
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
25 Jun 2009
Project closed
01 Dec 2015