Project profile — Implementation of Confidence Building Measures between Belize and Guatemala



Overview 

CA-3-D004615001
$364,173
OAS - Organization of American States (47079)
2017-03-31 - 2017-10-31
Closed
Global Affairs Canada
IFM International Security

Country / region 

• Belize (50.00%)
• Guatemala (50.00%)

Sector 

• Conflict Prevention And Resolution, Peace And Security: Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution (15220) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)

Description 

This project aims to support Belize and Guatemala in their efforts to find a permanent solution to their territorial disagreement through the implementation and monitoring of confidence-building measures, especially efforts to mediate between government authorities of both parties and foster positive community-to-community relations in the contested region.

Expected results 

The expected outcomes for this project include: (1) improved bilateral relationship between Belize and Guatemala; (2) increased acceptance of settling the territorial dispute in the International court of Justice (ICJ) and fixing the date of the referenda; and (3) increased effectiveness of communities and armed forces of Belize and Guatemala to reduce the number of violent incidents in the Adjacency Zone.

Results achieved 

N/A

Budget and spending 


Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Transactions
Transaction Date Type Value
13-07-2018 Disbursement $22,694
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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