Preparatory Project to Facilitate the Implementation of the Legally Binding Instrument on Mercury (Minamata Convention) in Argentina to Protect Health and the Environment

Project Summary

Facilitate the implementation of the forthcoming Mercury Treaty (Minimata Convention) by creating a space of dialogue and strengthening cooperation amongst governments, NGOs and the private sector.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5496
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Argentina
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Associación Argentina de Médicos por el Medio Ambiente, AAMMA (Argentinean Society of Doctors for the Environment)
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
350,000 USD
Co-financing Total
530,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
33,250 USD
Total Cost 880,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
22 Jul 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
29 Jul 2013
Project closed
19 Jun 2017