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SFM: Promotion of Sustainable Forest and Land Management in the Vietnam Uplands

Project Summary

To promote forest and biodiversity conservation and sustainable forest land management practices in selected districts on Bac Kan Province (Vietnam) by enhancing capacity and improving community livelihoods.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Viet Nam
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Executing Agencies
Department of Forestry, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
654,545 USD
Co-financing Total
4,989,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
75,455 USD
Total Cost 5,744,045.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Jan 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Jun 2008
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Sep 2009
Project closed
30 Jun 2014