Fight against pollution of the River Niger


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Fight against pollution of the River Niger


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Total: $46,874,76;

Sources of Financing: GEF SGP


2005 - 2007


Under implementation

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This project aims to protect the Niger River by reducing pollution caused by industrial waste. Its main activities are: awareness building about the need to protect the River Niger against industrial waste and strengthening women's capacities.

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See also

  1. Support of water control for economic initiatives and environmental protection handled by women in the rural communes Diago and Kambila
  2. Support for the Protection of River Niger and the fight against pollution and pollutants in town I of the District of Bamako
  3. Senegal River Basin Water and Environmental Management Project
  4. Reversing land and water degradation trends in the Niger River Basin
  5. Micro Dam creation in the rural community of Bolo in the Fouta Basin
  6. Installation of Solar Pumps, Mali
  7. Initiative to support the fight against POPs and preservation of the River Niger through the protection of natural Koflatyé collector in municipality V of the District of Bamako
  8. Improving access to potable water to communities of Monzombiena.
  9. Improved coverage of access to drinking water in the rural commune Kolokani, in the circle Kolokani
  10. Drinking water supply in the village Mandin-Coro through the construction of a large diameter well
  11. Digging of a large diameter well in Sanankorobougou in the commune Moutougoula
  12. Digging Wells Project, Mali
  13. Development of a large diameter well in the village of Djiangoufing, rural community of Gouadougou
  14. Construction of a large well in the village of Gadiaba Mbomoyaabees
  15. Consolidation of the dam filter of Tinkélé
  16. Completion of drilling in the village Ngolofala, in the cirle Kati
  17. Community Management of a large well, Mali
  18. Adduction of the drinking water supply in Kossouma, a rural town in Nema-Badenya Kafo, circle of Djenné

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