Ship-Generated Waste Management

Project Summary

Project will assist OECS governments in reducing pollution of international and territorial waters caused by the discharge of ship-generated solid wastes by supporting appropriate actions aimed at improving collection, treatment and disposal of these wastes. Project includes national components consisting of the establishment of port-waste reception facilities and incremental expansion of landfill sites to handle ship-generated wastes, together with a regional component comprised of support activities and technical assistance for project management, training and education, establishment of common legal framework for ship waste management, recycling possibilities and public awareness programs. Project activities will also protect critical habitat for the endangered Grenada dove.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
59
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Org. of the Eastern Caribbean States (OECS); Govts. of Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent & Grenadines
GEF Project Manager

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
12,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
38,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 50,500,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Dec 1992
Project Approved for Implementation
Project closed
31 Dec 2000