The long-term national Goal of the full GEF project is: Consolidating the Protected Areas System as a key component of sustainable development in Costa Rica. The Project Objective is: To overcome the major systemic and institutional barriers to sustainability of the Costa Rican Protected Area System. There are five planned outcomes in support of the project’s stated objective.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
2773
Country
Costa Rica
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Approval FY
2008
Status
Completed
Region
Latin America and Caribbean
Executing Agencies
Costa Rica's Protected Areas System
GEF Period
GEF - 4
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund

Financials

USD
Co-financing Total
21,059,671
GEF Project Grant
4,368,000
GEF Agency Fees
423,270

Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Apr 2005
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
25 Sep 2008
Project Closed
08 Nov 2016