Namibia Protected Landscape Conservation Areas Initiative (NAM PLACE)

Project Summary

: Protected Landscape Conservation Areas are established and ensure that land uses in areas adjacent to existing Protected Areas are compatible with biodiversity conservation objectives, and corridors are established to sustain the viability of wildlife populations.

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 Tourism (MET), Directorates fo Tourism, and Parks and Wildlife Management (DoT, DPWM)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
16,239,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
450,000 USD
Total Cost 20,839,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Aug 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
19 Feb 2009
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
08 Sep 2010
Project closed
01 Jan 2017