Development of Minamata Initial Assessment and National Action Plan for Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining in Eritrea

Project Summary

: Ratification and early implementation of the Minamata Convention contributes to the protection of human health and the environment from the risks posed by unintentional and intentional emissions and releases, unsound use and management of mercury in Eritrea.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9641
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Project Approved
Country
Eritrea
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
UNITAR/ Ministry of Land, Water and the Environment (MoLWE)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2017

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
700,000 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
66,500 USD
Total Cost 700,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Sep 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Sep 2016
Project closed