Reduction and Elimination of POPs and Other Chemical Releases through Implementation of Environmentally Sound Management of E-Waste, Healthcare Waste and Priority U-POPs Release Sources Associated with General Waste Management Activities

Project Summary

Protection of human health and the environment through reduction and elimination of POPs, and other chemicals through implementation of environmentally sound management (ESM) for e-waste, healthcare waste and priority U-POPs release sources associated with general waste management activities

Project Details

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


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,090,000 USD
Co-financing Total
64,892,008 USD
GEF Agency Fees
483,550 USD
Total Cost 70,132,008.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
16 Jul 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
11 Mar 2016
Concept Approved
01 Apr 2016
Project Approved for Implementation
18 Oct 2017
Project closed