Reduce marine plastics and plastic pollution by supporting governments and businesses at the city level to accelerate the transition to a circular economy

Brief Description:
This project seeks to reduce regional marine plastics and plastic pollution by facilitating governments and businesses at the city-level, to accelerate the transition to a circular economy thereby responding to national, regional and global marine litter and plastics-related action plans, resolutions and commitments.

Este proyecto busca reducir los plásticos marinos en la region y la contaminación plástica facilitando el que los gobiernos y las empresas a nivel de ciudad aceleren la transición a una economía circular, respondiendo así a los planes de acción, resoluciones y compromisos nacionales, regionales y globales relacionados con la basura marina y los plásticos.
Lead Organization : UNEP-CEP
Donor: GEF
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Geographic Scope: Multicountry (regional)
Project Status: Hard Pipeline
   Last Update: 26/10/2020

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Project Profile Manager: Christopher Corbin
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Grant (USD): $8,720,000.00
Total co-financing (USD): $0.00
(Co) financing not originating from GEF:
Participating Country(s):
 Brazil  Colombia  Honduras  Jamaica  Panama
Contributions to the 10-year CLME+ Strategic Action Programme (2015-2025)
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Contributions to the 2030 UN Sustainable Development Agenda (SDG’s)
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Other Regional and Global Commitments

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