|Strengthening Coordination of Project Formulation and Mobilization of Resources for Sustainable Radioactive Waste Management in Central Asia|
|Summary:||The project will assist in transforming the scientific knowledge and the political will into development and implementation of prioritized interventions.
These follow-up interventions will address priorities identified by countries during extensive consultations prior to the High-Level Forum in Geneva.
|Expected Outcome:||These priorities include (i) strengthening of regulatory and legal frameworks and capacities for sustainable management of radioactive waste; (ii) specific initiatives on cleaning up and re-cultivating of selected sites; (iii) initiatives on community development, including increasing the awareness of the population and attracting social, environmental and economic investment; and (iv) forging partnerships between the public and private sectors for the secondary processing of tailings.|
|Funding Type:||Technical Assistance|
|Funding Amount:||United Nations Development Programme: $100,000|
Environment and Security Initiative: $500,000
|Links/Documents:||UNDP Project Page|