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Country-At-A-Glance

Tonga 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 11 $12,434,788 $4,389
Regional/Global 29 $328,798,200 $11,571
Regional/Global 2 $18,604,452 $980
Regional/Global 1 $1,762,557 $1,116

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

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change $2,000,000 $2,890,000 $-890,000
Biodiversity $1,699,666 $1,697,649 $2,017
Land Degradation $887,984 $0 $887,984
Total $4,587,650 $4,587,649 $1

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 1,590,000 1,280,440 0 309,560
Climate Change 2,000,000 900,000 0 1,100,000
Land Degradation 750,000 2,159,560 0 -1,409,560
Total 4,340,000 4,340,000 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 $1,596,333 $0 $1,703,667
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $956,982 $0 $2,843,018
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

Mr. Paula MA'U
Operational Focal Point since 2015-08-21
Chief Environment Officer
Ministry of Meteorology, Energy, Information, Disaster Management, Environment, Climate Change and Communications
P.O. Box 917
Nuku'Alofa, -
Tonga
Tel: +676 28170
Email: paulm@mic.gov.to
Hon. Mr. Poasi Mataele Tei
Political Focal Point since 2018-01-11
Minister
Ministry of Meteorology, Energy, Information, Disaster Management, Environment, Climate Change and Communications
P.O. Box 917
Nuku'alofa, -
Tonga
Tel: +67628170
Email: paulm@mic.gov.to; ntamoua@mic.gov.to; lupe.matoto@gmail.com