Development of National Implementation Plan for Vietnam in the Process of Accession, Implementation and Enforcement of the Newly-signed Stockholm Convention on POPs

Project Summary

Development Objective: Protection of Environment and Human Health achieved through environmentally sound management of POPs in Vietnam, including development of infrastructure and disposal capacity for POPs, building knowledge, exchange information and experience, development of treatment and disposal technologies for POPs waste, building capacity of analytical capacity, and application of cleaner production to reduce releases of POPs into environment.Project Objective: Development of Vietnam’s National Implementation Plan to enable activities to implement Stockholm Convention according to requirements under Article 7 of the Convention.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Environment Agency
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
150,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
Total Cost 650,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Aug 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Sep 2001
Project closed