Environmentally Sound Management and Final Disposal of PCBs

Project Summary

To establish an environmentally sound management system of PCBs and dispose of 200 tons of PCBs contaminated equipment, oil and waste by strengthening the institutional and technical capacities of the power sector for sound management of chemicals

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Tourism and Environment
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
975,000 USD
Co-financing Total
5,009,220 USD
GEF Agency Fees
92,625 USD
Total Cost 6,034,220.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Mar 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
17 Jul 2013
Concept Approved
17 Jul 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Apr 2015
Project closed