Development of Mercury Risk Management Approaches in Latin America

Project Summary

To strengthen the capacity of participating LAC countries (Argentina, Cuba, Ecuador, Peru, Nicaragua and Uruguay) to identify mercury sources and the priority actions to be undertaken.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5494
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Basel Convention Coordinating Centre-Stockholm Convention Regional Centre for Latin America and the Caribbean Region (BCCC-SCRC) (herein, the Uruguay Centre)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
916,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,894,434 USD
GEF Agency Fees
87,020 USD
Total Cost 3,810,434.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Jul 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Nov 2013
Project closed