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Detail of GEF Project #1768

GEF Project ID1768
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnabling Activities for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for Uruguay
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2002-06-13
GEF Agency Approval Date2002-09-05
Project Completion Date2005-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyMinistry of Housing, Land Planning, and Environment
DescriptionWithin the overall objective of the Stockholm Convention, which is to protect human health and the environment from POPs, the project will: i) Prepare the ground for implementation of the Convention in Uruguay ii) Assist Uruguay in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; iii) Strengthen Uruguay’s national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
GEF Project Grant
499,000 USD
GEF Grant
499,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
64,000 USD
Project Cost
563,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
499,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
64,000 USD
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