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Detail of GEF Project #2426

GEF Project ID2426
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnabling activities for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for Costa Rica
CountryCosta Rica
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2004-12-10
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-02-07
Project Completion Date2006-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyMinistry of Health, Costa Rica
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 The Republic of Costa Rica; ii. Assist The Republic of Costa Rica in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; and iii. Strengthen Costa Rica’s national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
GEF Project Grant
451,000 USD
GEF Grant
451,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
25,000 USD
Project Cost
476,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
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