PCB Management in Ethiopia to Meet the 2025 Stockholm Convention Deadline - Phase 1

Project Summary

This project aims at strengthening the capacity of national stakeholders to manage PCBs as well as to achieve PCBs elimination, as identified as a priority in the National Implementation Plan for Persistent Organic Pollutants for Ethiopia - a first Phase to achieve Environmentally Sound Management of PCBs by 2025.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
1,990,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
189,050 USD
Total Cost 10,390,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
01 Nov 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
01 Feb 2017
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Apr 2018
Project closed