A new GEF website is coming soon. Preview the design here

R2R: Implementing a "Ridge to Reef" Approach to Protecting Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functions in Nauru (R2R Nauru)

Project Summary

To preserve biodiversity, ecosystem services, improve climate resilence and sustain livelihoods inNauru using a ridge to reef approach.

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
Pacific Islands Ridge to Reef National Priorities - Integrated Water, Land, Forest & Coastal Management to Preserve Ecosystem Services, Store Carbon, Improve Climate Resilience and Sustain Livelihoods
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
85,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,644,358 USD
Co-financing Total
8,407,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
237,992 USD
Total Cost 11,136,358.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Apr 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
26 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
11 Mar 2015
Project closed