CBSP Enhancing Institutional Capacities on REDD issues for Sustainable Forest Management in the Congo Basin

Project Summary

: To strengthen the capacities of the Congo Basin countries on REDD+ issues and on forest carbon stocks measurements.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
COMIFAC, Ministries in charge of environment and forests in the six countries.
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
399,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
13,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
60,300,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,300,000 USD
Total Cost 73,699,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Sep 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Jul 2009
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
07 Jun 2011
Project closed
31 Mar 2018