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Country-At-A-Glance

El Salvador 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 19 $24,619,218 $7,581
Regional/Global 27 $198,576,337 $10,773
Regional/Global 2 $7,091,552 $980
Multi Trust Fund National 2 $3,042,740 $1,068
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 $1,514,630 $0 $1,514,630
Land Degradation $557,258 $0 $557,258
Climate Change $2,000,000 $2,760,000 $-760,000
Total $4,071,888 $2,760,000 $1,311,888

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 1,500,000 2,864,583 0 -1,364,583
Climate Change 2,000,000 364,583 0 1,635,417
Land Degradation 590,000 860,834 0 -270,834
Total 4,090,000 4,090,000 0 0

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
Climate Change $3,300,000 $1,100,000 $0 $2,200,000
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $3,699,999 $0 $100,001
Total $7,100,000 $4,799,999 $0 $2,300,001

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
3332 Biodiversity UNEP MSP 2008-07-17 $900,000 $90,909 $990,909
3332 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2008-08-08 $9,091 $0 $9,091
3863 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2009-06-24 $2,354,545 $235,454 $2,589,999
3863 Biodiversity UNDP PPG 2009-02-25 $100,000 $10,000 $110,000
Total $3,363,636 $336,363 $3,699,999

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
3901 Climate Change UNDP MSP 2009-09-22 $975,000 $97,500 $1,072,500
3901 Climate Change UNDP PPG 2009-11-05 $25,000 $2,500 $27,500
Total $1,000,000 $100,000 $1,100,000

Contacts

Mr. Fernando Andres Lopez Larreynaga
Political Focal Point since 2019-09-16
Minister of Environment and Natural Resources
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources
KM. 5 1/2 Carretera a Santa Tecla, Calle y Colonia las Mercedes, (Instalaciones ISTA) Edificio MARN No. 2
San Salvador, -
El Salvador
Tel: +503 2132 9418
Email: fernandolopez@marn.gob.sv; despacho@marn.gob.sv
Ms. Mayra Lourdes Argueta Vda. de Ardon
Operational Focal Point since 2020-02-18
Manager of International Cooperation and Monitoring
Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources
Km 5 1/2 Carretera a Santa Tecla, Calley y Colonia Las Mercedes (Instalaciones ISTA) Edificio MARN No.1
San Salvador, -
El Salvador
Tel: +503 2132 9344; +503 2132 9680, +503 7850 2469
Email: mayra.argueta@marn.gob.sv; scastro@marn.gob.sv