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Testing a Prototype Caribbean Regional Fund for Wastewater Management (CReW)

Project Objective: In the context of the Cartagena Convention and its LBS Protocol2, to pilot revolving financing mechanisms and their related wastewater management reforms that can be subsequently established as feasible instruments to provide sustainable financing for the implementation of environmentally sound and cost-effective wastewater management measures.

Executing Agencies:

Caribbean Development Bank, UNEP CAR/RCU, Government Ministries, Local Municipalities and Wastewater Mgmt Utilities


Caribbean Sea (LME)

Americas , Caribbean

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General information
GEF ID 3766
Project type Full-Size Project
Status closed (Completed)
Start Date 02 Dec 2010
End Date 31 Dec 2017
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 20,000,000 USD
Total Cost of the project: 272,082,403.00 USD
YES - See results data (3766)
Antigua and Barbuda , Barbados , Belize , Costa Rica , Guatemala , Guyana , Honduras , Jamaica , Panama , Saint Lucia , Saint Vincent and the Grenadines , Suriname , Trinidad and Tobago , Regional

Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

Project contacts
Christopher Corbin Programme Officer
Donna Sue Spencer Communications Specialist
Alfredo Coello Vazquez Project Coordinator
Tiffoni Buckle Environmental and Sustainability Manager at Georgia Southern University
Lucio Javier Garcia Merino Financial Specialist
Rodrigo Riquelme Water and Sanitation Senior Specialist
Isabelle Vanderbeck GEF IW Task Manager (UNEP)