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Detail of GEF Project #2678

GEF Project ID2678
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnabling Activity for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for Tuvalu
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2005-02-17
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-04-05
Project Completion Date2006-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyOffice of the Prime Minister
DescriptionWithin the overall objective of the Stockholm Convention, which is to protect human health and the environment from POPs, the project will i.Develop a comprehensive country driven NIP for reduction and elimination of POPs in compliance with the provisions of the Stockholm convention; ii.Prepare the ground for implementation of the Convention in Tuvalu; iii.Achieve a high level of awareness of the POPs issue and sustained ownership of the NIP among all stakeholders; iv.Assist Tuvalu in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; and v.Strengthen Tuvalu’s national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.
Implementation StatusProject Completed
GEF Project Grant
220,700 USD
GEF Grant
220,700 USD
Cofinancing Total
20,000 USD
Project Cost
240,700 USD
GEF Agency Fees
33,105 USD
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