Integrated POPs Management Project: Dioxins and Furans, PCB and Contaminated Sites Management

Project Summary

The project development objective (PDO) is to assist the Philippines in minimizing the risk of human and environmental exposure to POPs by strengthening the regulatory and monitoring framework and improving capacity for and providing demonstrations of, safe management of PCBs, reduction of releases of unintentionally produced POPs, and reduction of exposure to POPs in contaminated sites.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) - Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Department of Science and Technology (DOST)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
240,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
8,640,000 USD
Co-financing Total
16,030,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
888,000 USD
Total Cost 24,910,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Jan 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
06 Mar 2008
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
21 Apr 2010
Project closed
30 Jun 2017