Several countries have reported every two years on activities undertaken by them with respect to promotion of research, development and exchange of information on best technologies, possible alternatives to controlled substances and costs and benefits of relevant control strategies and promoting public awareness.
|Year of submission:||1992 20082009|
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|
|Mexico||01 Sep, 2003||CFC-12||1,717 kg||Mexico||In September 2003 a delivery of CFC-12 was found in the storage facilities of Mexican Customs in the southern border with Guatemala|The property of this material was not claimed by anybody within the legal time-limit established under the Mexican law, after which time the material has to be destroyed or donated to a national public institution.||The material was seized, and according to customs procedures, this material was donated to a national public institution, in this case the Naval Ministry to be used in their facilities and equipment.|
The Multilateral Fund: US$136,879,472The 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 Mexico in the amount of US$136,879,472 as of 2021-03-12. This includes the funding for current ongoing projects (including agency fees):
|Title||Implementing agency||Approved funding ($US)|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNDP||90,950|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNEP||66,000|
|HFC phase-down related projects||UNIDO||1,729,313|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||Germany||731,500|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||Italy||517,756|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||Spain||1,590,669|
|HCFC phase-out management plan (HPMP)||UNIDO||5,198,500|
As at 2021-12-31, US$128,677,432 had been disbursed.
This information is provided by Multilateral Fund Secretariat. For more information please refer to the Multilateral Fund website