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Detail of GEF Project #1595

GEF Project ID1595
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePreparation of the POPs National Implementation Plan under the Stockholm Convention
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2002-03-27
GEF Agency Approval Date2003-03-24
Project Completion Date2009-10-08
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment
DescriptionThe objective of the project is to create sustainable capacity and ownership in Bangladesh to meet its obligations under the Stockholm Convention, including preparation of a POPs National Implementation Plan, and broader issues of chemicals safety and management as articulated in Chapter 19 of Agenda 21. The National Implementation Plan describes how Bangladesh will meet its obligations under the Convention to phase-out POPs sources and remediate POPs contaminated sites. The project will enable Bangladesh to ratify the Stockholm Convention and become a Party to the same.
GEF Project Grant
495,075 USD
GEF Grant
495,075 USD
Cofinancing Total
147,200 USD
Project Cost
642,275 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
495,075 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
147,200 USD
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