Minimizing chemicals’ hazardous effect on environment and livelihoods
Minimizing chemicals’ hazardous effect on environment and livelihoods
The project is aimed at preventing environmental pollution by waste and chemicals, reducing production and consumption of products containing harmful substances, in particular, mercury and polychlorinated biphenyls. The main project tasks include involvement of local authorities and local communities in the activities on prevention and redaction of environmental pollution by waste and chemicals; minimization of the usage and production of goods with hazardous substances; introduction of effective utilization and disposal system of goods containing harmful substances. One of the important components of the projects is to ensure a high level of public awareness on chemicals’ hazardous effect on environment and livelihoods. Methodological recommendations are developed to support local authorities and communities to reduce pollution by waste and chemicals and introduce effective system of utilization and disposal of goods containing harmful substances.
 
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Project Snapshot

Grantee:
NGO "Ecological life"
Country:
Ukraine
Area Of Work:
Chemicals
Grant Amount:
US$ 49,600.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 13,460.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 12,990.00
Project Number:
UKR/SGP/OP6/Y4/STAR/CH/2018/17
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Emphasis on Sustainable Livelihoods
27 containers for garbage sorting in schools of Irpin and the surrounding area of the city were purchased and installed, which allowed to recycle waste and minimize its harmful effects on the environment.
Notable Community Participation
All-Ukrainian contest of video works "No waste life" for children from 12 to 21 years old was conducted (more than 70 applications were received). Find more details at the link - https://wasteno.org.ua/
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Indicators
Empowerment
Number of CBOs / NGOs participated / involved in SGP project 2
Biophysical
Number of innovations or new technologies developed / applied 1

Grantee Contact

Ms Maryna Rogachova
Phone: +380501659530
Email: ecolife2015@ukr.net
 

Address

11, Panasa Myrnogo str., off. 74,
Kyiv, , 01011

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Svitlana Nigorodova
Phone:
+ 380 44 354 56 90 (ext. 3300)
Email:

Address

10, Lypska Str., Kyiv, Ukraine
, EUROPE AND THE CIS REGION, 01021