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Global Environmental Facility

International Development written question – answered on 16th May 2002.

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Photo of Dr Jenny Tonge Dr Jenny Tonge Liberal Democrat, Richmond Park

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development which countries have received assistance from the Global Environmental Facility in each of the last five years; and how much they received.

Photo of Clare Short Clare Short Secretary of State, Department for International Development

The figures are as follows:

Global Environmental Facility grants to countries—financial year 1997 to financial year 2002 (partial) -- US$ million
Country 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001
Albania 0.096 0.014
Algeria 0.231 0.195 0.014 0.750 0.100
Antigua and Barbuda 0.139 0.162 0.114
Argentina 15.938 22.315 0.736
Armenia 0.175 0.243
Azerbaijan 7.192 0.098 0.351
Bahamas 0.150 0.199 0.290
Bahrain 0.335
Bangladesh 12.200 5.175 5.799
Barbados 0.144 0.189
Belarus 0.081 0.496
Belize 0.185 0.169 6.860 0.832
Benin 6.492 1.235 6.295 0.302
Bhutan 1.614
Bolivia 4.446 15.739 0.100
Botswana 0.359
Brazil 40.943 20.000 11.386 49.932 0.750
Bulgaria 2.596 0.155 0.250
Burkina Faso 0.473 0.014 18.980
Burundi 0.549 0.011 0.119
Cambodia 0.325 0.350 2.750 6.080
Cameroon 0.300 0.278 1.000
Cape Verde 0.527 4.944 0.120
Central African Republic 0.165 0.350 0.014 0.271
Chad 0.243 0.014 0.100
Chile 0.350 0.271 18.247
China 31.611 45.590 20.776 28.600 87.120
Colombia 0.253 1.095 25.725 4.775
Comoros 0.132 0.324
Congo 0.248 0.333
Congo DR 0.677 6.332 0.013
Cook Islands 0.204
Costa Rica 7.479 9.080 0.750
Cote d'Ivoire 0.238 0.341 17.695 0.095
Croatia 0.102 0.346 0.750 11.675
Cuba 0.206 4.043 13.265 0.192
Czech Republic 5.092 0.101 0.448
Djibouti 0.310
Dominica 0.265 0.007
Dominican Republic 0.230 0.350
Ecuador 0.289 1.905 19.675 12.230
Egypt 0.288 0.014 5.084 7.365
El Salvador 0.518 0.750 0.100 0.225
Equatorial Guinea 0.296
Eritrea 5.565
Estonia 0.166 1.203
Ethiopia 0.213 2.242
Fiji 0.198 0.766
Gabon 0.245 0.319
Gambia 0.381 0.014 0.193
Georgia 0.445 12.850 0.850
Ghana 2.531 9.020 8.450 0.100
Grenada 0.134 0.184 0.748
Guatemala 0.541 1.156 8.350
Guinea 0.346 2.000
Guinea-Bissau 0.541 0.014
Guyana 6.326 0.279
Haiti 0.612
Honduras 7.625 0.250 0.100
Hungary 0.166 6.057 2.500 4.200
India 15.183 7.868 6.213 8.320
Indonesia 12.280 0.228 6.010 11.181 0.832
Iran 0.700 1.500
Jamaica 0.426
Jordan 1.949 0.088
Kazakhstan 8.500 8.847
Kenya 0.157 3.366 1.500
Kiribati 0.199 0.013
Korea DPR 0.453 0.750
Kyrgyzstan 0.108 0.332
Lao PDR 0.744
Latvia 5.120 1.633 0.957
Lebanon 0.145 3.410 0.200
Lesotho 0.464 2.507 0.100
Liberia
Libya 0.275
Lithuania 0.225 4.645 10.000
Madagascar 20.825 0.010 0.350
Malawi 0.483 0.011 8.718
Malaysia 0.037 7.301 6.309 4.025
Maldives 0.151 0.012
Mali 0.252 0.108 0.100
Malta 0.265
Marshall Islands 0.230
Mauritania 0.233 0.514 0.148
Mauritius 0.235 0.152 0.750
Mexico 0.198 10.190 79.005 44.251
Micronesia 1.029
Moldova 0.450 0.400
Mongolia 0.033 5.160 0.334 0.750 1.898
Morocco 0.191 10.364 46.865 4.509
Mozambique 0.216 0.229 4.080
Namibia 0.242 2.703
Nepal 0.310 0.013 0.728 1.375
Nicaragua 7.430 0.299 0.252 0.850
Niger 0.230 0.357 0.100
Nigeria 0.260 0.314 8.350
Niue 0.431 0.114
Oman 0.266
Pakistan 11.176 8.374
Palau 0.309
Panama 8.800 0.313 0.750 0.321
Papua New Guinea 17.482
Paraguay 9.532
Peru 4.378 17.070 1.884
Philippines 0.191 5.275 10.259 0.843
Poland 0.205 0.011 8.400 11.184 1.975
Romania 5.325 15.800
Russian Federation 3.033 31.300 0.750 2.356
Rwanda 0.171 0.014 0.330
Samoa 0.172 0.925 0.014
Sâo Tomé and Principe 0.163 0.350
Saudi Arabia
Senegal 0.205 0.078 9.450
Seychelles 0.436 0.750 0.747 0.100
Sierra Leone 0.309 0.275
Slovak Republic 0.077 2.200 0.750
Slovenia 0.434 4.398 0.095
Solomon Islands 0.123 0.009
South Africa 12.731 0.762 2.446
Sri Lanka 5.025 1.508 10.300
St. Kitts and Nevis 0.263
St. Lucia 0.340 0.280
St. Vincent and Grenadines 0.117 0.350
Sudan 0.290 1.084 0.764 0.100 0.102
Suriname 0.092 9.590
Swaziland 0.429 0.014
Syria 4.264 1.500 0.014 0.120
Tajikistan 0.327 1.182
Tanzania 0.254 2.363
Thailand 0.190 2.500 6.830 0.100
The F.Y.R. of Macedonia 1.845 0.750 0.337
Togo 0.338 1.135 0.239 0.100
Tonga 0.325
Trinidad and Tobago 0.127 0.219 4.200
Tunisia 0.089 0.710 4.360
Turkey 8.550
Turkmenistan 0.350 0.515 0.304 0.850
Uganda 10.289 0.125 0.750 30.350 0.100
Ukraine 23.000 13.570 2.350
Uruguay 2.621 0.014 1.596
Uzbekistan 0.509 3.412 0.098 0.750
Vanuatu 0.207 0.013 0.132
Venezuela 0.273 0.964 9.787 0.350
Vietnam 0.012 0.213 0.997 0.750
Yemen 5.455 0.014 1.500 0.100 0.100
Zambia 0.545
Zimbabwe 0.393 1.095
Total 266.923 254.439 342.520 383.387 335.150

Notes:

1. This list excludes the regional and global projects

2. The GEF fiscal year ends 30 June

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