Demonstration Project for Decontamination of POPs Contaminated Soils Using Non-thermal Treatment Methods

Project Summary

The detailed characterisation, selection of treatment option and decontamination of approx. 18,000 tonnes of POPs and pesticide contaminated soil at the Sebele Farm site and associated contaminated sites in Botswana

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3985
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Botswana
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism
GEF Project Manager
Jie Pan |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,363,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,337,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
136,300 USD
Total Cost 3,700,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
21 Apr 2009
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Oct 2011
Project closed
30 Jan 2016