Kyrgyzstan

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Status on Key Actions


PoWPA Key Action Implementation Progress Global Average
1.1: To establish and strengthen national and regional systems of protected areas integrated into a global network as a contribution to globally agreed goals 2 - Activity fully underway 2
1.2: To integrate protected areas into broader land- and seascapes and sectors so as to maintain ecological structure and function 2 - Activity fully underway 1
1.3: To establish and strengthen regional networks, transboundary protected areas (TBPAs) and collaboration between neighbouring protected areas across national boundaries 3 - Significant progress, nearly complete 1
1.4: To substantially improve site-based protected area planning and management 2 - Activity fully underway 2
1.5: To prevent and mitigate the negative impacts of key threats to protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 1
2.1: To promote equity and benefit-sharing 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
2.2: To enhance and secure involvement of indigenous and local communities and relevant stakeholders 2 - Activity fully underway 2
2.1: Progress in assessing protected area governance 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
3.1: To provide an enabling policy, institutional and socio-economic environment for protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 2
3.1: Progress in assessing the contribution of protected areas to local and national economies 2 - Activity fully underway 1
3.2: To build capacity for the planning, establishment and management of protected areas 2 - Activity fully underway 2
3.3: To develop, apply and transfer appropriate technologies for protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
3.4: To ensure financial sustainability of protected areas and national and regional systems of protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
3.5: To strengthen communication, education and public awareness 1 - Just started, limited progress 2
4.1: To develop and adopt minimum standards and best practices for national and regional protected area systems 2 - Activity fully underway 1
4.2: To evaluate and improve the effectiveness of protected areas management 2 - Activity fully underway 1
4.3: To assess and monitor protected area status and trends 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
4.4: To ensure that scientific knowledge contributes to the establishment and effectiveness of protected areas and protected area systems 1 - Just started, limited progress 1
Progress in incorporating climate change aspects into protected areas 1 - Just started, limited progress 1

Priority Actions

countries
1
actions
7
steps
0
timeframe
2012 - 2015
cost
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improvement partnership with other stakeholders (local government, research institutions, NGO etc.)
2012 - 2020
conservation, survey and biodiversity monitoring
2012 - 2020
granting of sustainable financing
2012 - 2020
development for tourist infrastructure
2012 - 2020
completion and effective implementation of management plans of the reserves and parks, improving the effectiveness of protected areas management
2013 - 2015
development and carry out capacity building training for PAs managers and rangers
2013 - 2015
public awareness in nature conservation policy and nature conservation measures
2013 - 2015

GEF Projects

Kyrgyz Republic is a member of a constituency comprised of the following 7 countries : Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan
Name Focus Approved On Completed On Status Grant Cofinance
Central Asian Countries Initiative for Land Management (CACILM) Multi-country Partnership Framework Phase 1 Land Degradation 2006-08-28 Council Approved 874,641 USD 134,823,000 USD
CACILM - Multicountry Capacity Building Project Land Degradation 2006-08-28 Under Implementation 3,000,000 USD 0
Central Asia Countries Initiative for Land Management (CACILM) Multicountry Partnership Framework Support Project-under CACILM Partnership Framework, Phase 1 Land Degradation 2006-08-28 IA Approved 3,025,000 USD 3,300,000 USD
Sustainable Land Management in the High Pamir and Pamir-Alai Mountains - and Integrated and Transboundary Initiative in Central Asia Phase I Land Degradation 2006-08-01 Under Implementation 3,650,000 USD 6,000,000 USD
Development of the Econet for Long-term Conservation of Biodiversity in the Central Asia Ecoregions Biodiversity 2002-07-17 2006-03-31 Project Closure 775,000 USD 1,385,000 USD
Water and Environmental Management in the Aral Sea Basin International Waters 1997-05-01 2003-06-30 Project Closure 12,525,000 USD 59,500,000 USD
Improving the coverage and management effectiveness of PAs in the Central Tian Shan Mountains Biodiversity 2012-03-27 PIF Approved 1,000,000 USD 4,200,000 USD
Support to Kyrgyzstan for the Revision of the NBSAPs and Development of Fifth National Report to the CBD Biodiversity 2011-12-20 CEO Approved 220,000 USD 272,000 USD
Management and Disposal of PCBs in Kyrgyzstan POPs 2008-01-07 Under Implementation 990,000 USD 1,150,000 USD
Disaster Hazard Mitigation Project (DHMP) Land Degradation 2005-04-26 2011-03-31 Under Implementation 1,000,000 USD 10,760,000 USD
Climate Change Enabling Activities Expedited Financing (Phase II) Climate Change 2003-03-28 CEO Approved 97,000 USD 3,000 USD
Enabling Kyrgyz Republic to Prepare its First National Communication in Response to its Commitments to UNFCCC Climate Change 2000-08-08 IA Approved 332,000 USD 15,000 USD
Tien Shan Ecosystem Development Project Biodiversity 2008-07-28 Cancelled 3,350,000 USD 11,200,000 USD
DSSA Demonstrating and Scaling Up Sustainable Alternatives to DDT for the Control of Vector-borne Diseases in Southern Caucasus and Central Asia POPs 2008-04-24 CEO Endorsed 2,239,975 USD 3,740,400 USD
Enabling Sustainable Dryland Management Through Mobile Pastoral Custodianship: World Initiative on Sustainable Pastoralism (add on) Land Degradation 2008-01-31 2010-12-31 Project Completion 300,000 USD 0
Enabling Sustainable Dryland Management Through Mobile Pastoral Custodianship Land Degradation 2005-04-19 2010-12-31 Project Completion 1,000,000 USD 1,875,000 USD
Support to the Implementation of the Regional Environmental Action Plan in Central Asia Land Degradation 2005-04-19 2010-12-01 Project Completion 1,000,000 USD 1,715,500 USD
In Situ/On Farm Conservation and Use of Agricultural Biodiversity (Horticultural Crops and Wild Fruit Species) in Central Asia Biodiversity 2004-11-19 2010-12-01 Project Completion 6,093,070 USD 6,145,595 USD
Central Asia Transboundary Biodiversity Project Biodiversity 1997-11-01 2006-06-30 Project Closure 10,495,000 USD 3,500,000 USD
Capacity Building for Improved National Financing of Global Environmental Management in Kyrgyzstan Multi Focal Area 2008-08-14 CEO Approved 445,000 USD 220,000 USD
Reducing global and local environmental risks from primary mercury mining in Khaidarkan the Kyrgyz Republic POPs 2012-07-18 CEO Approved 944,000 USD 3,007,000 USD
Sustainable Management of Mountainous Forest and Land Resources under Climate Change Conditions Multi Focal Area 2012-06-07 Council Approved 5,454,545 USD 17,100,000 USD
Demonstrating Sustainable Mountain Pasture Management in Susamyr in Kyrgyzstan-under CACILM Patnership Framework Phase I Land Degradation 2007-09-24 IA Approved 975,000 USD 989,216 USD
Small Hydro Power Development Climate Change 2009-04-22 Under Implementation 1,000,000 USD 21,280,000 USD
CACILM: Southern Agriculture Area Development Project--under CACILM Partnership Framework, Phase 1 Land Degradation 2006-08-28 IA Approved 2,500,000 USD 29,534,000 USD
National Capacity Needs Self-Assessment (NCSA) for Global Environmental Management Multi Focal Area 2003-05-21 IA Approved 195,000 USD 10,000 USD
Enabling Activities for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for Kyrgyz Republic POPs 2003-08-05 2005-12-31 Project Closure 498,000 USD 20,000 USD
Biodiversity Strategy & Action Plan and National Report to the COP Biodiversity 1997-02-27 1999-01-29 Project Closure 108,000 USD 0

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