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Detail of GEF Project #3986

GEF Project ID3986
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameDisposal of POPs Wastes and Obsolete Pesticides
CountryMozambique
RegionAfrica
Focal AreaPOPs
Strategic ProgramPOPS-1; POPS-3
PIF Approval Date2009-04-24
PPG Approval Date2009-10-01
Approval Date2009-06-24
CEO Endorsement Date2010-12-23
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyFAO
Executing AgencyMinistry of Agriculture (MINAG), Ministry for Coordination of Environmental Affairs (MICOA)
DescriptionThe project’s Global Environmental Objective is the elimination of risks from POPs and pesticide residues in Mozambique through the use of environmentally sound management methods that prevent the creation of additional POPs or other environmental contaminants. The overall impact (Project Development Objective / PDO) of this project will be to reduce the risk to public health and the environment posed by poor pesticide management and obsolete pesticide waste. The project objective is to reduce the risks posed by POPs and pesticides wastes in Mozambique through the development of a national risk profile of contaminated sites and other POPs / pesticide contaminated materials. The project will result in the development of detailed site specific waste management plans followed by the development and implementation of a national strategy for effective POPs waste management for existing and potential future wastes.
PPG Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,950,000 USD
GEF Grant
2,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
4,115,000 USD
Project Cost
6,115,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
195,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
1,950,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
4,254,840 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
6,254,840 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
195,000 USD
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