Sound Management of Unintentional Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) and Polychlorinated Biphenyl Ether (PBDEs) to Reduce their Emission from the Industrial Waste Sector

Project Summary

The objectives of this project is to establish the sound management system of unintentional POPs (uPOPs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PBDEs) and final disposal of 1,000 tons of possibly PBDE/POPs containing industrial and hazardous waste

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Cote d'Ivoire
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Environment, Urban Hygiene, and Sustainable Development, Centre Ivorian Antipollution (CIAPOL)
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
150,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,325,000 USD
Co-financing Total
67,925,204 USD
GEF Agency Fees
505,875 USD
Total Cost 73,400,204.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
05 Aug 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
30 Oct 2017
Concept Approved
01 Nov 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Oct 2019
Project closed