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SGP Sri Lanka

• The programme was initiated in 1994 in Sri Lanka.  

• The programme has implemented 408 projects under five GEF Focal Areas in the period 1994 – 2016.

Of the total 408 projects, 61.31% fall within the Biodiversity Focal Area, of which conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity important to agriculture have been the dominant type. SGP Multi-Focal Area projects, addressing issues related to integrated ecosystem management accounted for 17% of all SGP projects implemented between 1994 and 2016. SGP projects addressing land degradation and desertification issues accounted for 14.58%, while a further 13.69% of projects addressed issues relating to climate change mitigation. 3.57% of SGP projects in Sri Lanka addressed persistent organic pollutants focal area.2.38% of projects addressed international waters focal area.


Recent Documents:

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Old Documents:
• Project Inception Workshop Documents (Sinhala)

• Project Inception Workshop Documents (Tamil)


Project Development Workshop for approved projects of GEF/SGP OP 06 will be held on 3 - 4 May 2018 at the Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute (HARTI), Colombo 07.