Updating the National Biodiversity Strategy and Developing the Action Plan to Support the Implementation of the CBD 2011-2020 Strategic Plan

Project Summary

To integrate Uruguay’s obligations under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) into its national development and sectorial planning frameworks through a renewed and participative ‘biodiversity planning’ and strategizing process, in a manner that is in line with the global guidance contained in the CBD’s Strategic Plan for 2011-2020.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Environment Agency (DINAMA) of the Ministry of Housing, Territorial Planning and Environment (MVOTMA)
GEF Project Manager
Ian Gray |

Project Documents


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
220,800 USD
Co-financing Total
224,800 USD
GEF Agency Fees
22,080 USD
Total Cost 445,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
19 Mar 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
28 Mar 2012
Project closed