Oil Pollution Management Project for the Southwest Mediterranean Sea

Project Summary

The project aims to: (a) reduce the input of hydrocarbons into the international waters of the Mediterranean; (b) ensure commonality of approach, regulatory policies, and methodologies; (c) promote exchange of information and coordination of implementation; (d) utilize national data sets to assess long term regional trends in marine pollution, both for national coastal waters and for adjacent international waters; (e) enhance the national monitoring capability; and (F) develop a coastal environmental management framework.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
68
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Transport (Algeria); Office d'Exploitation des Ports (Morocco); Office des Ports Nationaux Tunisiens (Tunisia)
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
18,260,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,740,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 20,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Apr 1992
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
31 Dec 1999