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Detail of GEF Project #108

GEF Project ID108
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePhaseout of Ozone Depleting Substances
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaOzone Depleting Substances
PDF-C Approval Date1996-05-14
Approval Date1996-05-01
CEO Endorsement Date1997-04-14
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-05-01
Project Completion Date2000-12-29
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection (MNREP)
DescriptionThis project will phaseout direct annual consumption of at least 806 metric tons of weighted ozone-depleting substance potential, or about 77\% of Belarus' 1994 weighted consumption, through phaseout of CFCs in three refrigeration manufacturing and servicing subprojects, and five subprojects in the solvent industry. In addition, it will support a small program in technology transfer and training for the fire protection sector, and a national ODS Phaseout unit.
Implementation StatusThe project has been completed successfully with an overall highly satisfactory performance rating. GEF grant funds have been fully committed. This was the only ODS Phase-out project in the region to be implemented within the originally planned three year period. The project funds are fully committed and the final disbursement application and final project audit were reviewed by the Bank. ICR was completed on 3/30/2001. . The Bank cancelled as of 6/20/2002 the amount of SDR29,758.60 (equivalent US$37,239.87) and a Notification of Cancellation was sent out to Recipient in September 2002.
PDF C Amount
210,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,190,000 USD
GEF Grant
7,400,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
7,300,000 USD
Project Cost
14,700,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
6,690,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
8,800,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
15,700,000 USD
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