Enabling Activities for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for the Kingdom of Tonga

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. Prepare the groundwork for ratification and implementation of the Convention in Tonga;ii .Assist Tonga in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; andiii. Strengthen Tonga’s national capacity to manage POPs and chemicals generally.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1931
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Completed
Country
Tonga
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
Department of Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:
2003

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
386,000 USD
Co-financing Total
15,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
54,000 USD
Total Cost 401,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
28 Oct 2002
Project Approved for Implementation
22 Nov 2002
Project closed
31 Dec 2005