Enhancing the Prevention, Control and Management of Invasive Alien Species in Vulnerable Ecosystems

Project Summary

To safeguard globally-significant biodiversity in vulnerable ecosystems, by building capacity at the systemic level to prevent, detect, control, and manage the spread of Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in Cuba.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA), Center of Information, Management and Environmental Education
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
72,727 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,018,182 USD
Co-financing Total
10,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
501,818 USD
Total Cost 15,090,909.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Apr 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
22 Apr 2009
Concept Approved
30 Jun 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Apr 2011
Project closed
22 Feb 2018