United Nations Development Programme

Russian Federation

Project Number:00069210
Project Title:Strengthening the Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Russia
Budget and Source of Funds:Full-sized project :US$ 4,000,000 (Global Environment Facility). Project Preparatory Grant: US$ 140,000 (US$ 70,000 - GEF, US$ 70,000 - Government of Russia in kind)
Starting Date and Duration:February 2009 - December 2013
Project Site:Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Russia
Executing Agency:Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation
Project Document:download

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00069210 - Strengthening the Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Russia


Objective of the full-sized project is to facilitate expansion of the national system of marine and coastal protected areas (MCPA)and improve its management effectiveness.

Expected Outcomes:

  1. Improved MCPA system-level capacity enables the expansion of the MCPA system .
  2. MCPA management know-how is demonstrated, expanded and reinforced.
  3. Strengthened MCPA system effectively captures knowledge and enables replication of best practice.

Work Plans and Interim results:

Project Implementation Report (PIR) 2011

Work Plan for 2012

Projects web-site: http://mpa-russia.ru/en/


08.06.2011 UNDP opens Marine Wildlife Photo Exhibition on the World Oceans Day in St. Petersburg

Marine Wildlife Photo Exhibition, St. Petersburg on UNDP Europe and CIS' Flickr page

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