National Action Plan on Mercury in the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Sector in Burkina Faso

Project Summary

National capacity and capability improved for prevention and management of mercury use, through the preparation of a National Action Plan (NAP) for the artisanal and small-scale gold mining (ASGM) sector

Project Details

GEF Project ID
9711
Project Type
Enabling Activity
Status
Project Approved
Country
Burkina Faso
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
The General Directorate of Environmental Preservation and Sustainable Development under the Ministry of Environment, Green Economy and Climate Change (MEGECC), Artisanal Gold Council (AGC)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:
2017

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
216,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
47,500 USD
Total Cost 716,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Dec 2016
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
31 Jan 2017
Project closed