The GEF Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW) took place from the 25th to the 27th of October, 2017.
The GEF sponsored the participation of 7 persons per country, including two GEF focal points (Political and Operational), four focal points for the following Conventions: UNCBD, UNCCD, UNFCCC, and the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, as well as a representative from Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). The Participation list is attached at the bottom of the page.
- Wednesday October 25th Morning: half day CSO meeting for civil society participants.
- Wednesday October 25th Afternoon: half day SGP meeting for GEF OFPs, PFPs and CSOs
- Thursday October 26th and Friday October 27th: The workshop’s topics included interactive exercises and discussions regarding the GEF-7 replenishment process, the GEF Independant Evaluation Offices OPS6, Facilitating synergies in implementing Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) towards sustainable development, Cross-Cutting Capacity Development, Stakeholder engagement & Gender mainstreaming, and Green Finance.
- Friday October 27th Morning: Half-day training course called “The Art of Knowledge Exchange”. This hands on activity showed best practices, key ideas and methods behind successful Knowledge Management and exchange using GEF Project examples.
|Wednesday October 25||09:00 - 13:00||CSO Meeting||N2 - Baobab Hall|
|Wednesday October 25||13:00 - 14:00||Lunch||Jardins de l'Ocean (Restaurant by the pool)|
|Wednesday October 25||14:00 - 17:00||SGP Meeting||C1 - Palais des Congres|
|Thursday October 26||08:30 - 17:30||ECW||C1 - Palais des Congres|
|Thursday October 26||12:30 - 14:00||Lunch||Jardins de l'Ocean (Restaurant by the pool)|
|Friday October 27||08:30 - 17:30||ECW||C1 - Palais des Congres|
|Friday October 27||13:00 - 14:30||Lunch||Jardins de l'Ocean (Restaurant by the pool)|