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Water Funds A Conservation Climate Resilient Model for Stressed Watersheds in Latin America and the Caribbean

Project objective: Develop 5 Water Fund mechanisms that protect upper watershed biodiversity and improve the water security of 14 million people in 5 major Latin American cities by connecting water users in urban areas with upper watershed land stewards that produce important hydrologic benefits through healthy watersheds.

Sustainable Water Management

General information
GEF ID 10048
Project type Medium-Size Project
Status active (Project Approved)
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area Biodiversity, International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 1,826,484 USD
Total Cost of the project: 9,941,435.00 USD
Partners
Argentina , Brazil , Chile , Colombia , Guatemala , Regional

The Nature Conservancy (TNC)