Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Priority Actions

countries
1
actions
3
steps
8
timeframe
2012 - 2020
cost
$7,400,000

Establishment of the new protected areas and strengthening of management capacities in the existing protected areas.
2017 - 2020
2016 1.1) Valorisation of natural values, development of other needed studies in function of spatial plan development and development of Spatial plan for each newly established protected area
2017 1.2) Development on Law on concerned newly established area
2018 1.3) Establishment of management body and development of Management plan for each newly established area and strengthening of management capacities in the existing protected areas.
2012 - 2020 1.4) Budget to be anticipated in accordance with planed needs.
Ensuring of financial resources for protected areas
2012 - 2020
2020 2.1) Ensuring of permanent financial resources in the Entity’s budget
2020 2.2) Establishment of financial mechanisms for carrying out planned measures.
2012 - 2020 2.3) Budget to be anticipated in accordance with planed needs.
Establishing and strengthening regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries
2012 - 2020 $7,400,000
2020 $7,400,000 3.1) Development of appropriate plans, programmes and projects that will support the establishing and strengthening regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries

GEF Projects

Bosnia-Herzegovina is a member of a constituency comprised of the following 12 countries : Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, and Ukraine
Name Focus Approved On Completed On Status Grant Cofinance
MED Sustainable Governance and Knowledge Generation International Waters 2009-06-24 CEO Endorsed 3,100,000 USD 6,600,000 USD
Strengthening the Implementation Capacities for Nutrient Reduction and Transboundary Cooperation in the Danube River Basin-Phase I Project Short Title:Danube Regional Project Phase 1 International Waters 2001-05-09 IA Approved 5,350,000 USD 6,600,000 USD
MED Integration of Climatic Variability and Change into National Strategies to Implement the ICZM Protocol in the Mediterranean International Waters 2009-11-12 CEO Endorsed 2,454,545 USD 7,000,000 USD
Danube/Black Sea Basin Strategic Partnership on Nutrient Reduction, Tranche I International Waters 2001-05-11 Council Approved 0 USD 29,555,000 USD
Protection and Sustainable Use of the Dinaric Karst Aquifer System International Waters 2008-07-28 Under Implementation 2,360,000 USD 3,050,000 USD
Strategic Partnership for the Mediterranean Large Marine Ecosystem-Regional Component: Implementation of Agreed Actions for the Protection of the Environmental Resources of the Mediterranean Sea and Its Coastal Areas Multi Focal Area 2007-06-14 Under Implementation 13,591,000 USD 29,607,200 USD
Strengthening the Implementation Capacities for Nutrient Reduction and Transboundary Cooperation in the Danube River Basin (Tranche 2) International Waters 2003-05-16 2007-08-31 Project Completion 12,000,000 USD 12,878,000 USD
Enabling activities to facilitate early action on the implementation of the Stockholm Convention on POPs POPs 2012-03-14 CEO Approved 258,020 USD 50,000 USD
Biodiversity EA Preparation of National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan, National Reports and Establishment of a National Clearing House Mechanism Biodiversity 2004-12-06 IA Approved 287,904 USD 37,246 USD
National Capacity Self-Assessment (NCSA) for Global Environmental Management Multi Focal Area 2003-12-24 IA Approved 200,000 USD 55,100 USD
Danube/Black Sea Strategic Partnership - Nutrient Reduction Investment Fund: Tranche 2 International Waters 2002-05-17 Council Approved 1,750,000 USD 74,800,000 USD
World Bank-GEF Investment Fund for the Mediterranean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem Partnership, Tranche 1, 2nd Installment International Waters 2007-06-14 Council Approved 5,450,000 USD 45,000,000 USD
Strategic Partnership for Nutrient Reduction in the Danube River and Black Sea - World Bank-GEF Nutrient Reduction Investment Fund: Tranche 3 International Waters 2003-05-16 Council Approved 2,918,000 USD 222,182,000 USD
World Bank-GEF Investment Fund for the Mediterranean Sea Large Marine Ecosystem Partnership, Tranche 1, 1st Allocation Multi Focal Area 2006-08-28 Council Approved 0 USD 90,000,000 USD
MED Mediterranean Environmental Sustainable Development Program "Sustainable MED" International Waters 2009-06-24 Council Endorsed 0 USD 0
Promoting Replication of Good Practices for Nutrient Reduction and Joint Collaboration in Central and Eastern Europe International Waters 2008-08-05 2010-12-31 Project Completion 999,816 USD 1,399,846 USD
Neretva and Trebisnjica Management Project - under Investment Fund for the Mediterranean Sea LME Partnership Multi Focal Area 2006-08-28 Under Implementation 8,430,000 USD 13,150,000 USD
Determination of Priority Actions for the Further Elaboration and Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme for the Mediterranean Sea International Waters 1998-03-30 2006-06-30 Project Closure 6,290,000 USD 4,185,000 USD
Sustainable Forest and Abandoned Land Management Multi Focal Area 2012-06-07 Council Approved 5,575,757 USD 18,400,000 USD
Support to Bosnia and Herzegovina for the Revison of the NBSAPs and Development of Fifth National Report to the CBD Biodiversity 2012-03-27 CEO Approved 220,000 USD 190,000 USD
Mainstreaming Karst Peatlands Conservation Concerns into Key Economic Sectors Biodiversity 2007-09-17 Under Implementation 1,000,000 USD 1,570,000 USD
Forest and Mountain Protected Areas Project Biodiversity 2006-08-01 Under Implementation 3,400,000 USD 3,500,000 USD
Water Quality Protection Project - under WB-GEF Strategic Partnership for Nutrient Reduction in the Danube River and Black Sea International Waters 2005-04-06 2011-02-28 Under Implementation 8,500,000 USD 11,370,000 USD

LifeWeb Projects

Name Submitted Status Funding Needed Funding Secured
New coalitions for biodiversity – Developing public-private partnerships within protected areas in five countries of the South-East Europe 20 09 2010 Not Funded $1,720,480 USD $0.00

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme