Project effort will create resilience in a marine system currently highly exposed to the challenge of climate change. At the sametime, Government and other stakeholders will benefit from capacity building. This will include assistance to improve theeffectiveness and efficiency of management, oversight, and financing. This will generate direct benefits for conservation of marineresources. However, the benefits will be amplified in that lessons learned may be applied to other sectors of government function.A.8 Knowledge Management.Elaborate on the knowledge management approach for the project, including, if any, plansfor the project to learn from other relevant projects and initiatives (e.g. participate in trainings, conferences, stakeholderexchanges, virtual networks, project twinning) and plans for the project to assess and document in a user-friendly form(e.g. lessons learned briefs, engaging websites, guidebooks based on experience) and share these experiences andexpertise (e.g. participate in community of practices, organize seminars, trainings and conferences) with relevantstakeholders. Please refer to the Project Document Component 4 (Learning and Knowledge Management) and Annex J (KnowledgeManagement Plan).B. Description of the consistency of the project with:B.1 Consistency with National Priorities.Describe the consistency of the project with national strategies and plans orreports and assessements under relevant conventions such as NAPAs, NAPs, ASGM NAPs, MIAs, NBSAPs, NCs,TNAs, NCSAs, NIPs, PRSPs, NPFE, BURs, INDCs, etc.:Please refer to PRODOC Section 2.8: Consistency with National Development Priorities.
C. DESCRIBETHEBUDGETEDM&EPLAN:The budgeted M&E plan is included in PRODOC Section VI Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Planand the PRODOC Section VProject Results Framework. These are consistent also with the Total Budget and Work Plan in PRODOC Section VII.GEF M&E requirementsPrimaryresponsibilityIndicative costs to becharged to the ProjectBudget8(US$)Time frameGEF grantCo-financingInception Workshop UNDP Country Office USD 11,000USD 10,000Within two months of project document signature Inception ReportProject ManagerNoneNoneWithin two weeks of inception workshopStandard UNDP monitoring and reporting requirements as outlined inthe UNDP POPP UNDP Country OfficeNoneNoneQuarterly, annuallyRisk managementProject ManagerCountry OfficeNoneNoneQuarterly, annuallyMonitoring of indicators in project results framework Project ManagerPer year: USD4,000 (20,000)USD 5,000Annually before PIRGEF Project Implementation Report (PIR) Project Manager and UNDP Country Office and UNDP-GEF teamNoneNoneAnnually NIM Audit as per UNDP audit policiesUNDP Country OfficePer year: USD 3,000 (18,000)USD 5,000Annually or other frequency as per UNDP Audit policiesLessons learned and knowledge generationProject ManagerUSD 2,000USD 2,000AnnuallyMonitoring of environmental and social risks, and corresponding management plans as relevantProject ManagerUNDP Country OfficeUSD 2,000USD 2,000On-goingStakeholder Engagement PlanProject ManagerUNDP Country OfficeUSD 2,000USD 2,000