Eliminating POPs through Sound Management of Chemicals

Project Summary

To reduce the risks of POPs on human health and the environment through strengthening institutional capacity and the policy and regulatory framework for the sound management and disposal of chemicals, POPs and wastes, and developing sustainable systems for the sound collection, labelling, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals and waste

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 and Energy
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,675,000 USD
Co-financing Total
59,401,077 USD
GEF Agency Fees
349,125 USD
Total Cost 63,176,077.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
20 Jul 2016
Preparation Grant Approved
02 May 2017
Concept Approved
01 May 2017
Project Approved for Implementation
22 Oct 2019
Project closed