Ivory Coast Print
Thursday, 27 September 2012 11:09

Ivory Coast

Coordinating NGO for EEB/ZMWG funded projects: Jeunes Voluntaires pour l' Environnement (JVE)

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2011 - 2012 Project title:   Evaluation of the level of mercury contamination in ASGM sites and medical fields in Cote d'Ivoire

Project objectives:    
• Monitor releases of mercury into the air in those regions of Côte d'Ivoire.
• Disseminate results of the investigation during a press conference by all possible means of communication.
• Inform and educate the public about the risks of mercury use in process and in products due to the presence of mercury they contain.
• Disseminate research findings by radio in French and local languages

Status:  completed, Final report available soon.   Video on ASGM