The GEF CReW Project Structure
There are five Project Components, with responsibility shared between the Implementing Agencies, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), as follows:
The thirteen countries participating in CReW are:
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Costa Rica
- Saint Lucia
- Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
- Trinidad and Tobago
The Project Coordination Group (PCG) is based in Kingston, Jamaica. It carries out the day-to-day management of the project under the oversight of UNEP and IDB, and comprises a Project Coordinator, a Technical Specialist, a Communications Specialist and a Financial /Administrative Specialist.
For more information contact:
Project Coordination Group Caribbean, Caribbean Regional Fund for Wastewater Management
c/o Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
40 – 46 Knutsford Boulevard
Phone: (876) 764–0815
The PCG is supported by Pilot Executing Agencies (PEA) in the execution of Pilot projects in the four countries that have pilots under Component 1. These are the National Water Commission in Jamaica; the Ministry of Finance in Belize; the Ministry of Housing and Water in Guyana, and the Tobago House of Assembly in Trinidad and Tobago.
The Secretariat of the Cartagena Convention (CAR/RCU) based in Kingston, Jamaica, is responsible for Components 2 and 3 of the project and as such is the Project’s Regional Implementation Agency. National capacity building activities under CReW Component 2 are being executed through a series of Small-Scale Funding Agreements (SSFAs) negotiated between UNEP Caribbean Regional Coordinating Unit (CAR RCU) and the respective governments.