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Detail of GEF Project #1785

GEF Project ID1785
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePOPs Enabling Activities for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) National Implementation Plan for South Africa
CountrySouth Africa
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2002-09-03
GEF Agency Approval Date2002-11-21
Project Completion Date2005-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyDepartment of Environmental Affairs and Tourism / national Stockholm Convention Focal Point
DescriptionWithin the overall objective of the Stockholm Convention on POPs, which is to protect human health and the environment from POPs, the project’s objectives are to: i) Allow South Africa to meet its reporting obligations under the Stockholm Convention on POPs; ii) Prepare the ground for implementation of the POPs Convention in South Africa; and iii) Strengthen national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals management capacity generally.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
GEF Project Grant
499,000 USD
GEF Grant
499,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
100,000 USD
Project Cost
599,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
499,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
100,000 USD
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