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Country-At-A-Glance

Palau 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 10 $12,518,752 $3,990
Regional/Global 31 $353,417,155 $12,369
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 $1,923,183 $2,760,106 $-836,923
Land Degradation $500,000 $1,442,077 $-942,077
Climate Change $2,000,000 $221,000 $1,779,000
Total $4,423,183 $4,423,183 $0

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 1,920,000 4,069,606 0 -2,149,606
Climate Change 2,000,000 450,000 0 1,550,000
Land Degradation 500,000 732,492 0 -232,492
Total 4,420,000 5,252,098 0 -832,098

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 $1,075,000 $0 $2,225,000
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $2,100,002 $0 $1,699,998
Total $7,100,000 $3,175,002 $0 $3,924,998

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
3626 Biodiversity UNEP FP 2008-04-24 $1,818,182 $181,818 $2,000,000
3664 Biodiversity UNEP FP 2009-01-27 $75,910 $9,092 $85,002
3664 Biodiversity UNEP PPG 2008-11-06 $15,000 $0 $15,000
Total $1,909,092 $190,910 $2,100,002

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
2567 Climate Change UNDP MSP 2008-07-22 $975,000 $100,000 $1,075,000
Total $975,000 $100,000 $1,075,000

Contacts

Ms. Charlene Mersai
Operational Focal Point since 2021-04-02
National Environment Coordinator
National Environmental Protection Council
P.O. Box 6011
Koror, - 96940
Palau
Tel: +680 767 8638
Email: charmersai@gmail.com
The Honorable Jerrlyn Uduch Sengebau Senior
Political Focal Point since 2021-06-17
Vice President of the Republic of Palau and Minister of State
Office of the Vice President/ Ministry of State
P.O. Box 100
Ngerulmud, - 96940
Palau
Tel: +680 488 5594 / 680 767 2509
Email: juss@palaugov.org