In-Progress Projects

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Africa
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Assessment and Cleanup of Contaminated Sites – Cameroon May 2016
E-Waste Recycling – Agbogbloshie, Ghana November 2013 Up to 40,000 in area 10,000 Projected 4,767
Mapping Project – Ghana June 2014
Pilot Lead Remediation Project (Phase 1) – Kabwe, Zambia Aug. 2015 2,000
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
ASGM Borax Training and NGO Capacity Building – Mongolia February 2014 75,000 15,000 7,150
Cleanup of Lead Contamination, Sovetskoe, Kyrgyzstan September 2016 1,800 400
Heavy Metals Project – Akhtala, Armenia August 2012 5,000 1,000 477
Inventory of Abandoned Pesticide Sites – Former Soviet Union January 2012
Mitigating Exposure to Radionuclides – Tajikistan June 2014 5,000 1,000 477
Latin America/Caribbean
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Barro Aprobado/Lead-Glazed Pottery – Mexico May 2013 15,000 3,000 1,430
Community-driven Artisanal Gold Mining (ASGM) Remediation Planning – Peru October 2014 300,000 84,000
Lake Titicaca Wetlands Contamination – Puno, Peru August 2014
Reducing Impacts Of Mercury From Artisanal Gold Mining – Canta, Peru Oct 2014 50,000
TSIP Toxic Site Identification – Brazil (Northeast region)
South Asia – India
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Bihar ULAB Cleanup Project – Patna, India September 2015
Southeast Asia
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Human and Ecosystem Health in MMORS – Philippines January 2013 161,000 32,200 Projected 15,348
Mercury Contamination from Artisanal Gold Mining – Central Kalimantan, Indonesia February 2009 43,000 8,600
Reducing Risks From Lead Contamination – Indonesia and Philippines June 2016
Urban Revitalization Through Mitigating Toxic Wastes – Indonesia September 2014 12,675 In Tegal, approximately 4,000
Urban Revitalization Through Mitigating Toxic Wastes – Philippines September 2014