BS: Capacity Building for the Implementation of the National Biosafety Framework of Swaziland

Project Summary

To assist the Kingdom of Swaziland to implement its national biosafety framework and to fulfill its obligations as a Party to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Swaziland Environment Authority, Ministry of Agriculture
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
30,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
770,000 USD
Co-financing Total
800,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
77,000 USD
Total Cost 1,600,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
31 Aug 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
17 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
17 Sep 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Mar 2012
Project closed
04 May 2016