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

Project Summary

Project Outcome: Minamata Initial Assessment and National Action Plan for the ASGM sector developed and endorsed by the national government and key stakeholders facilitating the ratification and early implementation of the Minamata Convention in Kyrgyzstan.Project Objective: 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 Kyrgyzstan.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9644
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Project Approved
Country
Kyrgyz Republic
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
State Agency on Environment Protection and Forestry under the Government of Kyrgyz Republic (SAEPF)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2018

Project Documents

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
23 Sep 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Sep 2017
Project closed