Development of National Action Plan for Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining in Madagascar

Project Summary

Development of National Action Plan to reduce the use of mercury and mercury compounds in, and the emissions and releases to the environment of mercury from, artisanal and small-scale gold mining and processing is facilitated by the use of scientific and technical knowledge and tools by national stakeholders in Madagascar.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9457
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Project Approved
Country
Madagascar
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Ecology, Sea and Forests of the Republic of Madagascar
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2016

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
47,500 USD
Total Cost 500,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Mar 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
30 Mar 2016
Project closed