Development of National Implementation Plans for the Management of Persistent Organic Pollutants - ADD ON

Project Summary

Within the overall objective of the Stockholm Convention, which is to protect human health and the environment from POPs, the project will:i.Develop a comprehensive country driven NIP for reduction and elimination of POPs in compliance with the provisions of the Stockholm Conventionii.Prepare the ground for implementation of the Convention in the Republic of Guineaiii.Achieve a high level of awareness of the POPs issue and sustained ownership of the NIP among all stakeholdersiv.Assist Guinea in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; and v.Strengthen Guinean national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Mines, Geology and Environment
GEF Project Manager
David Elrie Rodgers |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
75,000 USD
Co-financing Total
19,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
6,750 USD
Total Cost 94,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Aug 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
05 Aug 2005
Project closed
31 Jul 2008