Landscape Approach to Management of Peatlands Aiming at Multiple Ecological Benefits

Project Summary

To promote a landscape approach to management of peatlands so as to conserve biodiversity, enhance carbon stocks, and secure multiple ecosystem services with demonstration in the Poozerie landscape

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 Environment and Natural Resources, Belmeliovodkhoz (entreprise under the Ministry of Agriculture), National Academy of Aciences, Ministry of Forestry
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
75,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,700,900 USD
Co-financing Total
9,378,250 USD
GEF Agency Fees
270,090 USD
Total Cost 12,154,150.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Feb 2011
Preparation Grant Approved
19 Apr 2011
Concept Approved
01 May 2011
Project Approved for Implementation
31 Jul 2012
Project closed
08 Dec 2017