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Saint Lucia National Conservation Fund

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The Saint Lucia National Conservation Fund is uniquely positioned to tackle the island’s many environmental conservation needs through its structure, organizational capacities, and mix of private and public funding.

To date, the SLUNCF has attracted funding from the Caribbean Biodiversity Fund (CBF) which is a major donor and technical partner; the Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association—Tourism Enhancement Fund (SLHTA/TEF); and Massy Stores (through its Environmental Fund) Ltd., both of which are local donor agencies. As at 31 December 2022, the SLUNCF has financed 8 projects in sectors related coastal resilience; research and development; Coral Reef Restoration and creation of Artificial Reefs; protection of Saint Lucia Iguana; climate smart agriculture and creation of sustainable livelihoods.

Download the SLUNCF fact sheet.

2016
SLUNCF established
2017
CBF partnership agreement
$ 1076950
Total cbf funding to sluncf to date
117
sq. km terrestrial protected area
34
sq. km marine protected area

Local Projects

Institutional Strengthening of the Laborie Development Foundation Building coastal resilience through community involvement

Donors & Funders

Caribbean Biodiversity Fund
Global Environmental Facility Small Grants Programme
St. Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association
Tourism Enhancement Fund