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Removing Barriers to Invasive Species Management in Production and Protection Forests in SE Asia

Project Summary

To manage SE Asian forests and biodiversity sustainably by reducing negative environmental, economic and human health consequences of invasive alien species

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Indonesia: Forest and Nature Conservation Research & Development Center (Bogor) - Ministry of Forestry, with Ministry of Environment; Cambodia – Ministry of Environment with Forest Administration; Vietnam – Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment – Vietnam Environmental Protection Agency; Philippines – Department of Environment and Natural Resources. ASEAN Center for Biodiversity (Manila) and FAO Regional Office Asia Pacific (Bangkok).
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
237,500 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,081,045 USD
Co-financing Total
3,761,676 USD
GEF Agency Fees
308,105 USD
Total Cost 7,080,221.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Apr 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Sep 2009
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Sep 2011
Project closed
31 Oct 2018