Check our new websites: and we'd love your feedback

Detail of GEF Project #1790

GEF Project ID1790
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnabling Activities to Facilitate Early Action on the Implementation of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants in Gabon
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2002-11-20
GEF Agency Approval Date2003-03-10
Project StatusIA Approved
Executing AgencyNational Anti-Pollution Centre of the Ministry of Waters, Forestry, Fisheries, and Reforestation
DescriptionThe objective of this Enabling Activities proposal is to build and strengthen national capacity and to enhance knowledge and understanding amongst decision makers, industrialists, NGOs and the general population on POPs. This will lead to the preparation of a National Implementation Plan (NIP) for the Stockholm Convention on POPs, and endorsement by all stakeholders in Gabon. By achieving this objective, Gabon will be in a position to manage the reduction and elimination of POPs and to fulfil the Stockholm Convention reporting and other obligations.
Implementation StatusOn-going
GEF Project Grant
422,500 USD
GEF Grant
422,500 USD
Project Cost
422,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
Project Documents

Related Links: Country Profile | Project Search