Disposal of Obsolete Pesticides including POPs, Promotion of Alternatives and Strengthening Pesticides Management in the Caribbean

Project Summary

To promote the sound management of pesticides in the Caribbean throughout their life-cycle in ways that lead to the minimization of significant adverse effects on human health and the global environment.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
Food and Agriculture Organization
Executing Agencies
Coordinating Group of Pesticide Control Boards of the Caribbean (CGPC)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,357,500 USD
Co-financing Total
26,368,739 USD
GEF Agency Fees
413,962 USD
Total Cost 30,876,239.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
11 Apr 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
05 Feb 2014
Concept Approved
03 Mar 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
11 Aug 2015
Project closed