Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in Asia

May 15, 2008 to May 16, 2008



A Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in Asia was organized by the CSP in Manila, Philippines on 15-16 May 2008. The Workshop was attended by 27 participants representing 16 countries in East, Southeast, South and West Asia. Representatives of the GEF Secretariat, GEF Agencies, and the CSP also participated in the Workshop, along with several observers and members of the GEF-NGO Network.

Workshop Session: Welcome, Introduction & Overview

Workshop Session: Focal Area and Cross-Cutting Strategies

Workshop Session: Making GEF Strategic at Country Level: Coordination, Priority Setting, and Capacity Development

Workshop Session: Resource Allocation Framework (RAF) Mid-Term Review

Workshop Session: GEF Focal Point participation in knowledge management, communications, and monitoring national GEF portfolios

Workshop Session: Constituency Coordination lessons and good practices