Approved Regional and Global Projects

GEF IDGEF CycleProject NameFocal AreaAgencyProject TypeGEF GrantCofinancingStatus
168Economics of GHG Limitation - Phase IClimate ChangeUNEPEA3,000,000270,000Project Closure
385Asia Least-Cost Greenhouse Gas Abatement Strategy (ALGAS)Climate ChangeUNDPEA9,500,0003,500,000Project Completion
396Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian SeasInternational WatersUNDPFP8,000,0003,400,000Project Closure
597Building Partnerships for the Environmental Protection and Management of the East Asian SeasInternational WatersUNDPFP16,224,00012,321,000Project Closure
615Mekong River Basin Water Utilization ProjectInternational WatersWorld BankFP10,750,0007,200,000Project Closure
885Reversing Environmental Degradation Trends in the South China Sea and Gulf of ThailandInternational WatersUNEPFP16,414,00016,399,000Project Completion
1340Promoting Industrial Energy Efficiency through a Cleaner Production/Environmental Management System FrameworkClimate ChangeUNEPMSP950,0001,765,000Project Closure
1490Mekong River Basin Wetland Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Use ProgramBiodiversityUNDPFP4,110,0009,360,000Project Completion
1609Renewable Energy Enterprise Development - Seed Capital Access FacilityClimate ChangeUNEPFP8,400,00040,500,000Under Implementation
1684National Performance Assessment and Subregional Strategic Environment Framework in the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS)Multi Focal AreaADBMSP800,0001,600,000Project Completion
1802Demonstrating and Promoting Best Techniques and Practices for Reducing Health-care Waste to Avoid Environmental Releases of Dioxins and MercuryPOPsUNDPFP10,326,45513,544,437Project Completion
1902Development and Application of Decision-support Tools to Conserve and Sustainably use Genetic Diversity in Indigenous Livestock and Wild RelativesBiodiversityUNEPFP1,982,7703,781,000Under Implementation
2138Livestock Waste Management in East AsiaInternational WatersWorld BankFP7,000,00017,010,000Project Completion
2188East Asian Seas Region: Development and Implementation of Public Private Partnerships in Environmental InvestmentsInternational WatersUNDPMSP1,000,000808,500Project Completion
2700Implementation of Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia (SDS-SEA)International WatersUNDPFP10,876,33633,374,400Project Completion
2751SFM Rehabilitation and Sustainable Use of Peatland Forests in South-East AsiaMulti Focal AreaIFADFP4,513,14412,577,167Project Completion
2774Community-based Adaptation (CBA) ProgrammeClimate ChangeUNDPFP4,525,1404,525,140Project Completion
2777Barrier Removal to the Cost-Effective Development and Implementation of Energy Standards and Labeling Project (BRESL)Climate ChangeUNDPFP6,800,00027,354,900Under Implementation
3025World Bank/GEF Partnership Investment Fund for Pollution Reduction in the Large Marine Ecosystems of East Asia (Tranche 1, 2nd Installment)International WatersWorld BankFP056,112Council Approved
35144th Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Programme (RAF1)Multi Focal AreaUNDPFP13,647,4980Project Completion
3523CTI West Pacific-East Asia Oceanic Fisheries Management Project - under the Coral Triangle InitiativeInternational WatersUNDPMSP925,0002,200,000Project Completion
3619CTI Strategies for Fisheries Bycatch ManagementInternational WatersFAOFP3,000,0006,700,000Under Implementation
3756CF: Reducing Industry Carbon Footprint In South East Asia Through Compliance With a Management System for Energy (ISO 50,000) (PROGRAM)Climate ChangeUNIDOFP00Council Endorsed
3807Project for Ecosystem Services (ProEcoServ)BiodiversityUNEPFP6,296,63714,045,000Under Implementation
3853Building Capacity for Regionally Harmonized National Processes for Implementing CBD Provisions on Access to Genetic Resources and Sharing of BenefitsBiodiversityUNEPMSP750,000750,000Under Implementation
38714th Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Programme (RAF2)Multi Focal AreaUNDPFP42,714,90443,000,000CEO Endorsed
3951Expanding FSC Certification at Landscape-level through Incorporating Additional Eco-system Services.BiodiversityUNEPFP2,880,0002,880,000Under Implementation
3957Removing Barriers to Invasive Species Management in Production and Protection Forests in SE AsiaBiodiversityUNEPFP3,081,0453,646,650Under Implementation
4635GEF-5LME-EA Scaling Up Partnership Investments for Sustainable Development of the Large Marine Ecosystems of East Asia and their Coasts (PROGRAM)Multi Focal AreaWorld BankFP9,400,0000Council Approved
4649GMS-FBP Greater Mekong Sub-region Forests and Biodiversity Program (PROGRAM)Multi Focal AreaADBFP00Council Approved
4652GMS Forest and Biodiversity Program (GMS-FBP) - Creating Transboundary Links Through a Regional SupportMulti Focal AreaADBMSP917,43130,738,000CEO Approved
4894GEF-5Implementation of the POPs Monitoring Plan in the Asian RegionPOPsUNEPFP3,936,00011,870,000CEO Endorsed
4909Stabilizing GHG Emissions from Road Transport Through Doubling of Global Vehicle Fuel Economy: Regional Implementation of the Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI)Climate ChangeUNEPFP1,713,63713,460,582CEO Endorsed
4936EAS Reducing Pollution and Rebuilding Degraded Marine Resources in the East Asian Seas through Implementation of Intergovernmental Agreements and Catalyzed Investments (PROGRAM)International WatersUNDPFP00Council Approved
5082GEF-5Demonstration of BAT and BEP in Open Burning Activities in Response to the Stockholm Convention on POPsPOPsUNIDOFP7,560,00028,700,000CEO Endorsed
5110LME-EA: Applying Knowledge Management to Scale up Partnership Investments for Sustainable Development of Large Marine Ecosystems of East Asia and their CoastsInternational WatersWorld BankMSP1,000,0001,245,250CEO Approved
5136GEF-5Support to 20 GEF Eligible Parties for Alignment of National Action Programs and Reporting Process under UNCCD (Add-on Umbrella 2)Land DegradationUNEPMSP1,000,0001,000,000IA Approved
5393GEF-5Sustainable Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the West Pacific and East Asian SeasInternational WatersUNDPFP2,233,57816,156,000CEO Endorsed
5401GEF-5Establishment and Operation of a Regional System of Fisheries Refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of ThailandInternational WatersUNEPFP3,000,00012,000,000Council Approved
5405GEF-5EAS: Scaling up the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East AsiaInternational WatersUNDPFP10,143,992144,981,000CEO Endorsed
5538GEF-5Implementing the Strategic Action Programme for the South China SeaInternational WatersUNEPFP15,000,00056,060,000Council Approved
5736GEF SGP Fifth Operational Phase - Implementing the Program Using STAR Resources IIIMulti Focal AreaUNDPFP6,965,1517,250,000CEO Endorsed
5824GEF-5Sharing Knowledge on the Use of Biochar for Sustainable Land ManagementLand DegradationUNEPMSP1,826,4841,257,800CEO Approved
9071Global Partnership on Wildlife Conservation and Crime Prevention for Sustainable Development (PROGRAM)Multi Focal AreaWorld BankFP119,996,352703,823,739Concept Approved
9077GEF-6Cities-IAP: Sustainable Cities Integrated Approach Pilot (IAP-PROGRAM)Multi Focal AreaWorld BankFP137,822,0721,478,647,433Council Approved
9120Support to Preparation of the Third National Biosafety Reports to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety - Asia Pacific RegionBiodiversityUNEPMSP1,099,050995,000CEO Approved
9439Global Partnership on Wildlife Conservation and Crime Prevention for Sustainable Development (Resubmission of 9071)Multi Focal AreaWorld BankFP40,199,414190,686,679Concept Proposed