Environmentally Sound Management and Disposal of PCBs

Project Summary

To comply with the Stockholm Convention (SC), through implementing the PCB-related action plans of the NIP including the necessary regulations and standards, strengthening of institutions at the national and local levels, enforcement, capacity building, and awareness raising among the stakeholders in order to manage PCB wastes in an environmentally sound manner.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
The Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources (MENR)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
106,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,120,000 USD
Co-financing Total
5,260,790 USD
GEF Agency Fees
222,600 USD
Total Cost 7,486,790.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
09 Nov 2007
Preparation Grant Approved
10 Sep 2008
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
05 Apr 2010
Project closed
31 Mar 2014