Enhancing National Development through Environmentally Resilient Islands (ENDhERI)

Project Summary

To enhance reef protection, resilience and ecosystem recovery by reducing development impacts in the Laamu Atoll, enabled for replication nationally through public awareness and integrating the values of marine biodiversity and other natural capital in national policies and budgets

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
120,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,532,968 USD
Co-financing Total
22,934,073 USD
GEF Agency Fees
335,632 USD
Total Cost 26,587,041.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Nov 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Jun 2020
Project closed