Global Opportunities for Long-term Development of ASGM Sector - GEF GOLD

Project Summary

Reduce the use of mercury in the ASGM sector in the participating countries through facilitating the access to finance to artisanal miners and mining communities for the introduction of low and non-mercury technologies and techniques and through the development of sustainable ASGM gold supply chains

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9602
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Concept Approved
Country
Global
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
National Governments, AGC, NRDC
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2017

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
32,620,000 USD
Co-financing Total
135,174,956 USD
GEF Agency Fees
2,935,800 USD
Total Cost 167,794,956.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
26 Jul 2016
Concept Approved
03 Oct 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed