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Detail of GEF Project #3803

GEF Project ID3803
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameEnvironmentally Sound Management of Medical Wastes in India
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaPOPs
Strategic ProgramPOPS-2; POPS-1; POPS-3
PIF Approval Date2009-04-15
PPG Approval Date2009-04-15
Approval Date2010-06-08
CEO Endorsement Date2011-09-21
GEF Agency Approval Date2010-06-17
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyMinistry of Environment and Forest (MOEF), India
DescriptionTo reduce and ultimately eliminate the releases of unintentionally produced POPs (UP-POPs) and other globally harmful pollutants into the environment and assist India in implementing its relevant obligations under the Stockholm Convention. The proposed project will promote the country-wide adoption of BAT/BEP in the healthcare institutions of widely differing in their complexity and size as well as in the evolving medical waste management infrastructure and industry in a manner that protects human health and reduces adverse environmental impacts.
PPG Amount
250,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
10,250,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
30,100,000 USD
Project Cost
40,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,000,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
10,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
30,444,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
40,694,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
1,000,000 USD
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