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Detail of GEF Project #2189

GEF Project ID2189
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameInitial Assistance to the Union of the Comoros for Enabling Activities to Implement the Stockholm Convention on POPs
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2003-07-31
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-02-11
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyEnvironment Directorate with technical assistance UNITAR
DescriptionThe objective of the project is to create sustainable capacity and facilitate a country-driven approach to enable the three autonomous islands making up the Union of the Comoros to meet their obligations under the Stockholm Convention, including initial preparation of a POPs Implementation Plan, and addressing broader chemicals safety and management issues as articulated in Chapter 19 of Agenda 21. The Implementation Plan describes how the Union of the Comoros will meet its obligations under the Convention to phase-out POPs sources and manage POPs contaminated sites in the country in an environmentally sound manner.
GEF Project Grant
390,000 USD
GEF Grant
390,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
35,600 USD
Project Cost
425,600 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
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