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Country-At-A-Glance

Cook Islands is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Cook Islands, Fiji, Indonesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

Total Funding Received

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing
GEF Trust Fund National 9 $13,151,021 $3,591
Regional/Global 27 $228,234,392 $10,773
NPIF National 1 $930,137 $1,116
Regional/Global 1 $1,762,557 $1,116
Regional/Global 1 $13,125,000 $490

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

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $2,169,796 $0 $2,169,796
Climate Change $2,000,000 $4,819,796 $-2,819,796
Land Degradation $500,000 $0 $500,000
Total $4,669,796 $4,819,796 $-150,000

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 2,140,000 2,140,000 0 0
Climate Change 2,000,000 1,999,999 0 1
Land Degradation 500,000 500,000 0 0
Total 4,640,000 4,639,999 0 1

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 $956,982 $0 $2,843,018
Climate Change $3,300,000 $1,596,333 $0 $1,703,667
Total $7,100,000 $2,553,315 $0 $4,546,685

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
3664 Biodiversity UNEP FP 2009-01-27 $400,584 $41,558 $442,142
3664 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2008-11-06 $15,000 $0 $15,000
4023 Biodiversity UNEP FP 2010-03-17 $435,150 $43,515 $478,665
4023 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2010-02-24 $19,250 $1,925 $21,175
Total $869,984 $86,998 $956,982

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
3641 Climate Change ADB FP 2009-11-12 $1,401,212 $140,121 $1,541,333
3641 Climate Change ADB PPG 2010-03-01 $50,000 $5,000 $55,000
Total $1,451,212 $145,121 $1,596,333

Contacts

Ms. Tepaeru HERRMANN
Political Focal Point since 2016-03-22
Secretary
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
P.O. Box 105 Avarua
Rarotonga, -
Cook Islands
Tel: +682 29 347
Email: secfa@cookislands.gov.ck, siai.taylor@cookislands.gov.ck
Mr. Nga Puna
Operational Focal Point since 2019-02-19
Acting Director
National Environment Service
PO Box 371, Avarua
Rarotonga, -
Cook Islands
Tel: +682 21 256
Email: nga.puna@cookislands.gov.ck