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Detail of GEF Project #1457

GEF Project ID1457
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameInitial assistance to Samoa to meet its obligations under the Stockholm Convention on POPs
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2001-09-18
GEF Agency Approval Date2002-02-25
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyDepartment of Land Surveys and Environment
DescriptionThe objective of the project is to create sustainable capacity and ownership in Samoa to meet their obligations under the Stockholm Convention, including initial preparation of a POPs Implementation Plan, and broader issues of chemicals safety and management as articulated in Chapter 19 of Agenda 21. The Implementation Plan will describe how Samoa will meet its obligations under the Convention to phase-out POPs sources and undertake remedial actions for POPs contaminated sites in Samoa
GEF Project Grant
372,500 USD
GEF Grant
372,500 USD
Project Cost
372,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
372,500 USD
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