Capacity Building for PCB Elimination

Project Summary

The primary objective of the full project is to ensure that Ghana has the capacities and capabilities to manage PCBs in a manner consistent with the Stockholm Convention, and compatible with the Convention goal of their elimination from use in equipment by 2025.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
EPA Ghana
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,945,700 USD
Co-financing Total
3,571,180 USD
GEF Agency Fees
329,570 USD
Total Cost 6,866,880.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
08 Apr 2005
Preparation Grant Approved
17 May 2005
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2007
Project Approved for Implementation
01 Dec 2008
Project closed
30 Dec 2013