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Description of the assignment: DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT TRAINING FOR STAKEHOLDERS UNDER THE ENVIRONMENTALLY SOUND MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSAL OF PCBS PROJECT IN NIGERIA
Project Name: SOUND MANAGEMENT OF PCBs IN NIGERIA
Period of assignment/services (if applicable): FORTY (40) DAYS
Proposal should be submitted at the following address firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 15th February 2019
Any request for clarification must be sent in writing, or by standard electronic communication to the address or e-mail indicated above. UNDP will respond in writing or by standard electronic mail and will send written copies of the response, including an explanation of the query without identifying the source of inquiry, to all consultants.
The Environmentally Sound Management and Disposal of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) project is a five-year program initiated in July 2018. The project is being funded with grant from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) being the Implementing Agency. The project consists of five (5) major components;
i. Institutional capacity and training on PCBs.
ii. Inventory of PCBs in 22 states not previously covered by previous inventory.
iii. Establishment of PCB collection and treatment centers.
iv. Environmentally sound disposal of identified PCBs.
v. Project monitoring and evaluation
Under the Environmentally Sound Management and Disposal of PCBs Project, the Project Management Unit (PMU) intends to train all stakeholders on Basic PCB Management Practices and Understanding of PCB issues in Electrical Equipment and the Work Place as well as the associated health and environmental impact.