NIP Update, Integration of POPs into National Planning and Promoting Sound Healthcare Waste Management in Kazakhstan

Funding Agency GEF, Gov of Kazakhstan

Implementing Agency UNDP

Budget: US$3,400,000.00

Country: Kazakhstan

Start Year: 2013

End Year: 2017

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Description: This project aims to assist the country in implementing its relevant obligations under the Stockholm convention and to reduce the releases of u-POPs, other globally harmful pollutants and mercury from failed medical devices into the environment by piloting sound healthcare waste management.

Sector: Waste management

Beneficiaries: Kazakhstan