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Reducing Environmental and Health Risks to Vulnerable Communities from Lead Contamination from Lead Paint and Recycling of Used Lead Acid Batteries

Project Summary

Promote the environmentally sound management (ESM) of two sources of potential lead poisoning in the selected countries in Asia, lead in paint and used lead acid batteries (ULABs), in ways that minimize significant adverse effects on human health and the environment

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5701
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Blacksmith Institute
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:
2014

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
838,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,471,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
79,610 USD
Total Cost 3,309,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Feb 2014
Concept Approved
11 Mar 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
10 Mar 2014
Project closed