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Country-At-A-Glance

Uruguay is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

Total Funding Received

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing
GEF Trust Fund National 33 $52,290,678 $13,167
Regional/Global 22 $207,270,966 $8,778
CBIT National 1 $1,100,000 $1,106
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
Climate Change $2,681,284 $3,616,800 $-935,516
Biodiversity $2,038,153 $0 $2,038,153
Land Degradation $613,390 $722,700 $-109,310
Total $5,332,827 $4,339,500 $993,327

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 1,990,000 2,042,000 0 -52,000
Climate Change 3,470,000 3,987,000 0 -517,000
Land Degradation 630,000 0 0 630,000
Total 6,090,000 6,029,000 0 61,000

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 $3,165,000 $0 $135,000
Biodiversity $3,800,000 $1,100,000 $0 $2,700,000
Total $7,100,000 $4,265,000 $0 $2,835,000

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
3410 Biodiversity FAO MSP 2007-12-13 $950,000 $95,000 $1,045,000
3410 Biodiversity FAO PPG 2008-05-19 $50,000 $5,000 $55,000
Total $1,000,000 $100,000 $1,100,000

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
2826 Climate Change UNDP MSP 2007-05-01 $950,000 $90,000 $1,040,000
3134 Climate Change UNDP MSP 2008-01-09 $975,000 $100,000 $1,075,000
3144 Climate Change UNDP MSP 2009-09-14 $950,000 $100,000 $1,050,000
Total $2,875,000 $290,000 $3,165,000

Contacts

Mr. Manuel Etchevarren
Political Focal Point since 2021-07-01
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Director of Environment
Colonia 1206, 2nd Floor
Montevideo, - 11100
Uruguay
Tel: +598 2902 9468
Email: medio.ambiente@mrree.gub.uy; matias.paolino@mrree.gub.uy
Mr. Eduardo Alejandro Andres Lopez
Operational Focal Point since 2020-04-14
National Director of Environment
Ministry of Housing, Land Planning and Environment
Galicia 1131, Piso 1
Montevideo, - 11100
Uruguay
Tel: +598 2917 0710, Ext. 4551-4555-4558
Email: secretariadinama@mvotma.gub.uy; Judith.torres@mvotma.gub.uy