Enabling Activities to Facilitate Early Action on the Implementation of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in the Republic of Croatia.

Project Summary

The objective of this enabling activities proposal is to strengthen national capacity and the enhance knowledge and understanding amongst decision-makers, managers, the industry, NGOs and the public at large on POPs to develop and formulate a National Implementation Plan (NIP). By achieving this objective Croatia will meet the obligations of the Stockholm Convention and will be enabled to manage the elimination of POPs. Specifically, the project will:(i)Allow Croatia to meet its reporting obligations under the Stockholm Convention;(i)Prepare the ground for the implementation of the Stockholm Convention in Croatia;(i)Strengthen national capacity to manage POPS and strengthen chemicals management capacity in general;(i)Maximize government commitment and facilitate ratification of the Stockholm Convention.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1519
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Project Approved
Country
Croatia
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environmental Protection and Physical Planning
GEF Project Manager
Andrea Merla |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
472,100 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
Total Cost 472,100.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Oct 2001
Project Approved for Implementation
14 Nov 2001
Project closed