Parties are invited to report to the Ozone Secretariat fully proved cases of illegal trade in ozone-depleting substances.
|Party||Seizure Date Year||Substances Traded||Volume||Importing Exporting Country||Illegal Trade Details||Action Taken||Remarks|
|Burkina Faso||15 May, 2019||CFC-12 but traded as HFC-134a in a HFC-134a cylinder||2 cylinder of 13.4kg||Cote d'Ivoire (according to re-seller)||The substances in the cylinder is marked as HFC-134a, but after analyzing it, it appear to be CFC-12||2 cylinders have been confiscated by the NOU.||The importation is coming from some where else, as Cote d’Ivoire is not producing refrigerant. Investigation is still going on|
The Multilateral Fund: US$3,394,586The Multilateral Fund is the financial mechanism of the Montreal Protocol and provides financial and technical assistance to Article 5 (developing) countries to enable their compliance with the Protocol’s control measures.
The Executive Committee of the Multilateral Fund has approved funding to Burkina Faso in the amount of US$3,394,586 as of 2021-03-12. This includes the funding for current ongoing projects (including agency fees):
|Title||Implementing agency||Approved funding ($US)|
|HFC phase-down related projects||Germany||214,700|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNIDO||160,500|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||UNEP||71,190|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||UNIDO||98,100|
As at 2021-12-31, US$2,862,462 had been disbursed.
This information is provided by Multilateral Fund Secretariat. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website