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Detail of GEF Project #4799

GEF Project ID4799
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameImplementing Integrated Measures for Minimizing Mercury Releases from Artisanal Gold Mining
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaMulti Focal Area
Approval Date2012-03-19
GEF Agency Approval Date2011-12-14
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyNational Geologic, Mining & Metallurgy Research Institute (INIGEMM), in Ecuador and the Ministry of Environment in Peru.
DescriptionTo protect human health and the environment by implementing integrated measures aimed at minimizing mercury releases (>40\%) from artisanal gold mining activities affecting the Puyango River basin in Ecuador and the Tumbes River basin in Peru.
GEF Project Grant
999,900 USD
GEF Grant
999,900 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,676,764 USD
Project Cost
3,676,664 USD
GEF Agency Fees
99,990 USD
GEF Project Grant (CEO Appr.)
999,900 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Appr.)
2,676,764 USD
Project Cost (CEO Appr.)
3,676,664 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Appr.)
99,990 USD
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