In-Progress Projects

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Africa
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Cameroon:
Assessment and Cleanup of Pesticide-Contaminated Sites
May 2016
Egypt:
Launching Efforts To Fight Pollution
Ethiopia:
Inventory of Pesticide Sites
Ghana:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Kenya:
Targeting Chemical Pollution
Madagascar:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Senegal:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Tanzania:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Zambia:
Continuing Lead Cleanup in Kabwe
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Armenia:
Cleanup of Historical Landmark, Akhtala Monastery Grounds
October 2018
Azerbaijan:
Pesticide Cleanups
Kyrgyzstan:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Kyrgyzstan:
Legacy Pollution From Mining
Mongolia:
Training Artisanal Gold Miners To Go Mercury Free
February 2014 75,000 15,000 7,150
Tajikistan:
Uniting Against Abandoned Pesticides
Ukraine:
Growing Biofuels On Polluted Land
Latin America/Caribbean
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Brazil:
Toxic Site Identification Program (Northeast region)
March 2017
Brazil:
Training Artisanal Potters To Go Lead Free
Colombia:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Colombia:
Lead and Mercury Projects
Jamaica:
Lead Assessment and Mitigation
Mexico:
Barro Aprobado/Lead-Glazed Pottery
May 2013 50,000 3,000 1,430
Peru:
Artisanal Gold Mining (ASGM) Remediation Planning
October 2014 300,000 84,000
South Asia – India
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Bangladesh:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Bangladesh:
Lead Cleanup in Kathgora
October 2017
Bangladesh:
Report on Chemical Contamination; Health and Pollution Action Plan
India:
Lead Cleanup in Patna, Bihar
September 2015 5,000
Southeast Asia
Project Start Date Total Population Affected Children Affected DALYs Associated
Indonesia and Philippines:
Reducing Risks From Lead Contamination
June 2016
Indonesia:
Mercury Contamination from Artisanal Gold Mining
February 2009 43,000 8,600
Philippines:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
Philippines:
Human and Ecosystem Health in MMORS
January 2013 161,000 32,200 Projected 15,348
Philippines:
Lead Smelter Cleanup in Pampanga
Thailand:
Air Pollution Study
Thailand:
Health and Pollution Action Plan
2016
Vietnam:
Lead Contamination In Vietnam Craft Villages