entire manual click here (pdf
Introduction (pdf 34KB)
provides an overview of the UNEP project manual; linkages between
UNEP mandates, programme and projects; funding sources; and relationship
between funding and implementation modalities.
Cycle (pdf 36KB)
explains project cycle in terms of five phases: identification,
preparation and formulation, review and approval, implementation,
and evaluation. Necessary steps and actions required at each phase
Elements in Project Formulation (pdf 30KB)
elaborates the essential conceptual elements that need to be considered
during the project identification and preparation phases. These
elements are: poverty alleviation, gender-equality, project sustainability
and building a logical framework matrix.
Proposals for Sponsorship (pdf 61KB)
outlines in-house processes for the preparation and approval of
concept proposals for sponsorship.
Document Preparation (pdf 89KB)
provides guidelines and the format for completing the UNEP project
Approval Process (pdf 41KB)
discusses the UNEP project review and approval process--including
inter-divisional review and Project Approval Group (PAG) process.
and Reporting (pdf 27KB)
emphasizes the importance of project monitoring and how the information
from monitoring feeds into project implementation and management,
and reporting requirements both in financial and programmatic aspects.
Evaluation (pdf 40KB)
discusses the evaluation requirements, criteria, types, process,
cost and reporting
funded by the United Nations Foundation (pdf 30KB)
focuses on the key UNF funding criteria, grant proposal process
and procedures, reporting requirements and operational modalities.
Nations Development Account (pdf 22KB)
provides guidelines for the preparation of proposals, financing
and reporting, modalities for operating the account, preparation
of proposals, reporting requirements of the United Nations Development
Account funded projects.
Environment Facility Projects (pdf 8KB)
This section is currently under construction