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Detail of GEF Project #2720

GEF Project ID2720
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameRegional Project to Develop Appropriate Strategies for Identifying Sites Contaminated by Chemicals listed in Annexes A, B and/or C of the Stockholm Convention
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Strategic ProgramPOPS-1
Pipeline Entry Date2005-03-16
PDF-B Approval Date2005-06-14
Approval Date2006-08-01
CEO Endorsement Date2007-10-30
GEF Agency Approval Date2008-01-03
Project Completion Date2012-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistries of Environment, Nigeria and Ghana; UNIDO regional office in Abuja
DescriptionThe overall objective of the project is to build capacity and strengthen institutional arrangement and develop appropriate strategies for identifying sites contaminated by chemicals listed in annexes A, B and or C of Stockholm Convention, and other persistent toxic substances as appropriate. The project will also assess the viability of environmentally sound and low-cost remediation technologies.
Implementation StatusProject on-going
PDF B Amount
650,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
2,650,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,000,000 USD
Project Cost
4,650,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
265,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
2,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
2,100,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
4,750,000 USD
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