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R2R- Pacific Islands Ridge-to-Reef National Priorities – Integrated Water, Land, Forest and Coastal Management to Preserve Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services, Store Carbon, Improve Climate Resilience and Sustain Livelihoods

To maintain and enhance Pacific Island countries’ (PICs) ecosystem goods and services (provisioning, regulating, supporting and cultural) through integrated approaches to land, water, forest, biodiversity and coastal resource management that contribute to poverty reduction, sustainable livelihoods and climate resilience


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General information
GEF ID 5395
Project type Full-Sized Project
Project Status Council Approved
Start Date 20 Jun 2013
End Date 30 Jun 2018
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area Biodiversity, Climate Change, International Waters, Land Degradation, Multiple Focal Areas
GEF Allocation to project 28.42M US$
Total Cost of the project: 120.70M US$
Fiji , Kiribati , Marshall Islands , Nauru , Niue , Palau , Papua New Guinea , Samoa , Solomon Islands , Tonga , Vanuatu

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)