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Detail of GEF Project #2879

GEF Project ID2879
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameDevelopment of National Implementation Plans for the Management of Persistent Organic Pollutants - ADD ON
Focal AreaPOPs
Operational Program14
Approval Date2005-08-05
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-08-05
Project Completion Date2008-12-31
Project StatusProject Closure
Executing AgencyMinistry of Mines, Geology and Environment
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 the Republic of Guinea iii.Achieve a high level of awareness of the POPs issue and sustained ownership of the NIP among all stakeholders iv.Assist Guinea in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; and v.Strengthen Guinean national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.
Implementation StatusProject is in its fifth phase of implementation. NIP drafted and being reviewed
GEF Project Grant
75,000 USD
GEF Grant
75,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
19,000 USD
Project Cost
94,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
6,750 USD
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