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Country-At-A-Glance

Bhutan is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka

Total Funding Received

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing
Least Developed Countries Fund National 4 $24,067,670 $1,916
Regional/Global 1 $6,000,000 $479
GEF Trust Fund National 19 $37,021,585 $7,581
Regional/Global 13 $190,094,471 $5,187
Multi Trust Fund National 2 $27,934,248 $1,068
Regional/Global 1 $99,207,741 $534
NPIF National 1 $1,000,000 $1,116
Regional/Global 0 $0 $0
Regional/Global 2 $8,000,000 $980

STAR GEF-6 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $0
Biodiversity $2,023,552 $2,878,443 $-854,891
Land Degradation $1,118,856 $250,000 $868,856
Total $6,142,408 $6,128,443 $13,965

STAR GEF-5 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity 1,960,000 3,397,259 0 -1,437,259
Climate Change 2,000,000 295,260 0 1,704,740
Land Degradation 530,000 797,300 0 -267,300
Total 4,490,000 4,489,819 0 181

RAF GEF-4 Allocation and Utilization Summary(All amounts in US$)

Focal Area GEF-4 Indicative Allocation* Allocation Utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $1,936,364 $0 $1,863,636
Climate Change $3,300,000 $1,955,800 $0 $1,344,200
Total $7,100,000 $3,892,164 $0 $3,207,836

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Biodiversity (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
2550 Biodiversity UNDP MSP 2007-06-07 $897,485 $82,979 $980,464
3850 Biodiversity UNEP MSP 2009-04-08 $869,000 $86,900 $955,900
Total $1,766,485 $169,879 $1,936,364

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Climate Change (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
3844 Climate Change UNDP FP 2010-06-08 $1,703,000 $170,300 $1,873,300
3844 Climate Change UNDP PPG 2009-09-15 $75,000 $7,500 $82,500
Total $1,778,000 $177,800 $1,955,800

Contacts

Mr. Rinchen Wangdi
Operational Focal Point since 2017-10-03
Director
Gross National Happiness Commission

Thimpu, -
Bhutan
Tel: +975 02 338946
Email: rwangdi@gnhc.gov.bt; dtshering@gnhc.gov.bt
Mr. Ugyen Dorji
Political Focal Point since 2020-11-04
Officiating Director
Department of Multilateral Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Post Box No. 103, Gyalyong Tshokhang
Thimpu, -
Bhutan
Tel: +975 2 323297
Email: ugyendorji@mfa.gov.bt