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Ship-Generated Waste Management

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GEF ID: 59
IBRD ID: 6957
Project Category: Toxic Substances
Project Description:

Executing Agencies:

Govts. of Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and Saint Vincent & Grenadines

Project will assist OECS governments in reducing pollution of international and territorial waters caused by the discharge of ship-generated solid wastes by supporting appropriate actions aimed at improving collection, treatment and disposal of these wastes. Project includes national components consisting of the establishment of port-waste reception facilities and incremental expansion of landfill sites to handle ship-generated wastes, together with a regional component comprised of support activities and technical assistance for project management, training and education, establishment of common legal framework for ship waste management, recycling possibilities and public awareness programs. Project activities will also protect critical habitat for the endangered Grenada dove.


Sub-Region: Caribbean, SIDS (Americas), Small island developing States
Project Contacts:
  • Garry Charlier
    World Bank Team Leader, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB),
  • Mr. John Fraser Stewart
    Senior Natural Resources Specialist, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB), Climate Policy and Finance Department, The Global Coordination Unit
  • Ms. Vasantha Chase
    Head of Unit of the OECS-ESDU, Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS),
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Project Documents:
General Information:
Project Type FSP
Project Status Project Completion
Start Date
Nov 30, 1992 11:00 PM
End Date
Jun 29, 2003 10:00 PM
GEF characteristic:
Operational Programme 10
Focal Area International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 13.01M US$
Total Cost of the project: 51.01M US$
Countries: Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Lead Implementing Agency International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB)
Executing Agencies