To safeguard biodiversity in the Chocó biogeographic region from the direct impacts of gold, silver and platinum mining and indirect impacts of mining [population growth and development of agriculture, forestry, fisheries and other sectors]

Project Details

GEF Project ID
4916
Country
Colombia
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Approval FY
2014
Status
Completed
Region
Latin America and Caribbean
Executing Agencies
Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development (MADS), Ministry of Mining and Energy (MME); National Parks of Colombia; Regional Autonomous Corporations (CARs) and local governments; IIAP and WWF .
GEF Period
GEF - 5
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund

Financials

USD
Co-financing Total
30,642,752
GEF Project Grant
5,850,000
GEF Agency Fees
585,000

Timeline

Received by GEF
27 Mar 2012
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Jan 2014
Project Closed
13 Aug 2020