Disposal of PCB oils contained in transformers and disposal of capacitors containing PCB in Southern Africa

Project General Information



01259

Disposal of PCB oils

5532

Harmful substances and hazardous waste

Persistent Organic Pollutants

V





 To reduce environmental and human health risks from PCB releases through the demonstration of a regional approach to the introduction of cost-effective and socially acceptable environmentally sound management (ESM) of PCB oils, equipment and wastes held by electrical utilities and other PCB owners in participating countries.


Full Size Project(FSP)

Regional


Africa


Swaziland, Madagascar, Tanzania, Zambia, Namibia, Mauritius, Malawi, Botswana, Lesotho, Seychelles, Zimbabwe, Mozambique


GEF Trust Fund

Stage Grant to UNEP Grant to other IA Co-Financing UNEP Fee Other IA Fee
Project
$ 7,710,000.00 $ 0.00 $ 31,440,000.00 $ 732,450.00 $ 0.00
PPG
$ 90,000.00 $ 0.00 $ 0.00 $ 8,550.00 $ 0.00


No


United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Zahra Hassanali


External

DTIE


Executing Agency Category
UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)

Partner Category
Africa Institute (Basel Convention and Stockholm Convention regional centre)
International NGO

Name Category Period
Zahra Hassanali
Principal

To be determined




Not Applicable

0





Fiscal Year Project activities and objectives met


$ 0.00


No