Enabling Activity for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs): National Implementation Plan for Tuvalu

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 convention; ii.Prepare the ground for implementation of the Convention in Tuvalu;iii.Achieve a high level of awareness of the POPs issue and sustained ownership of the NIP among all stakeholders; iv.Assist Tuvalu in meeting its reporting and other obligations under the Convention; and v.Strengthen Tuvalu’s 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
Office of the Prime Minister
GEF Project Manager
Laurent Granier |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
GEF Project Grant
220,700 USD
Co-financing Total
20,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
33,105 USD
Total Cost 240,700.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
28 Jan 2005
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Feb 2005
Project closed
31 Dec 2006