Strengthening the Financial and Operational Framework of the National PA System in Guinea-Bissau

Project Summary

Strengthening financial sustainability and management effectiveness of the national PA system in Guinea-Bissau.

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
Institute for Biodiversity and Protected Areas (IBAP) of the State Secretariat for Environment and Tourism (SEAT). Directorate General for Forests and Fauna (DGFF) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
70,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,304,429 USD
Co-financing Total
16,685,248 USD
GEF Agency Fees
218,921 USD
Total Cost 19,059,677.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
04 Apr 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
23 Apr 2013
Concept Approved
31 May 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
23 Mar 2015
Project closed