Western Indian Ocean Islands Oil Spill Contingency Planning

Project Summary

PDF funded a joint petroleum industry/government planning seminar, and associated follow-up work to prepare a project designing national and sub-regional contingency plans for oil spill containment and treatment to respond to spills of differing size, location and degree of threat; provision of basic training and equipment to execute plans at the national and sub-regional levels; design of mechanisms to ensure financial and operational sustainability.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
533
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Regional
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Indian Ocean Commission
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:
1999

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,152,000 USD
Co-financing Total
1,485,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 4,987,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
19 Dec 1996
Concept Approved
01 Jul 1998
Project Approved for Implementation
24 Nov 1998
Project closed
30 Jun 2003