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Country-At-A-Glance

Costa Rica is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela

Total Funding Received

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing
GEF Trust Fund National 39 $98,595,699 $15,561
Regional/Global 57 $544,788,874 $22,743
CBIT National 1 $1,000,000 $1,106
Regional/Global 0 $0 $0
Special Climate Change Fund National 1 $5,000,000 $490
Regional/Global 1 $2,772,324 $490
NPIF National 1 $979,566 $1,116
Regional/Global 0 $0 $0

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

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $11,599,031 $5,330,000 $6,269,031
Climate Change $2,635,350 $2,874,500 $-239,150
Land Degradation $673,822 $1,673,822 $-1,000,000
Total $14,908,203 $9,878,322 $5,029,881

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 11,270,000 11,140,095 0 129,905
Climate Change 3,030,000 2,936,179 0 93,821
Land Degradation 750,000 750,000 0 0
Total 15,050,000 14,826,274 0 223,726

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 $11,900,000 $11,790,000 $0 $110,000
Climate Change $3,300,000 $0 $0 $3,300,000
Total $15,200,000 $11,790,000 $0 $3,410,000

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
2773 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2007-06-14 $4,368,000 $423,270 $4,791,270
2881 Biodiversity IADB FP 2009-11-12 $3,000,000 $327,500 $3,327,500
2881 Biodiversity IADB PPG 2007-03-14 $250,000 $0 $250,000
3514 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2007-06-14 $289,091 $10,909 $300,000
3629 Biodiversity UNEP MSP 2008-10-21 $718,873 $72,727 $791,600
3629 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2008-10-21 $8,400 $0 $8,400
3871 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2009-04-21 $865,385 $34,615 $900,000
3956 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2009-06-24 $1,212,027 $121,203 $1,333,230
3956 Biodiversity UNDP PPG 2009-07-28 $80,000 $8,000 $88,000
Total $10,791,776 $998,224 $11,790,000

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
Total $0 $0 $0

Contacts

Mrs. Andrea Meza Murillo
Political Focal Point since 2020-09-08
Minister
Ministry of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica
Frente Iglesia Votivo Sagrado Corazan, Barrio Francisco Peralta
San Jose, San Jose - 10101
Costa Rica
Tel: +506 22575456
Email: andrea.meza@minae.go.cr
Ms. Enid Chaverri-Tapia
Operational Focal Point since 2018-05-29
Director of International Cooperation
Ministry of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica
Frente Iglesia Votivo Sagrado Corazon, Barrio Francisco Peralta
San Jose, - 10101
Costa Rica
Tel: +506 22580069
Email: enid.chaverri@gmail.com; echaverri@minae.go.cr