Environmentally sound management and final disposal of PCBs at the Russian railways network and other PCB owners (Phase I)

Evaluation report on Environmentally Sound Management and Final Disposal of PCBs at the Russian Railways network and other PCB owners (Phase I).pdf


This full-sized project, funded by the Global Environment Facility, was implemented by UNIDO from February 2014 to December 2022. The main objective of the project was to build capacity to introduce and implement a PCB management system to facilitate the implementation of the Stockholm Convention on POPs, to dispose of at least 3,800 tons of PCBs and PCB-containing equipment in an environmentally-sound manner and to maximize opportunities for public-private partnership through development of efficient policies and regulations The evaluation covered the whole duration of the project. This terminal evaluation was a part of a Cluster evaluation of eight UNIDO PCB projects.

Report Details


  • United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

Report Type

  • Project/Programme


  • Russian Federation

Completed Date

  • Aug 2023

Consultant Name

  • Mr. Robert Nee Sun CHOONG KWET YIVE

Agency Focal Person

  • Mr. Javier GUARNIZO

Agency Focal Person Email

  • evaluation@unido.org


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Joint Evaluation

  • No

Pooled Funding Evaluation

  • N/A


  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals