Belize Protects Rich Ecosystem to Curb the Effects of Climate Change

The country will manage natural resources more sustainably and alternative livelihoods opportunities will be provided to local communities as a result of a US$6 million GEF grant.

GloBallast: Managing Global Ballast Water Better

Ships transport 90% of goods around the globe. They also carry three-four billion tons of ballast water each year. To prevent the introduction of invasive species that threaten marine ecosystems, GloBallast Program helps manage ballast water better.

The World Bank and GEF Partner to Restore Migratory Fisheries

Addressing the decline of important migratory fish stocks in coastal areas and those beyond national jurisdiction is key in managing high value migratory species while maintaining sustainable fisheries and biodiversity conservation.

Climate Smart Agriculture for Growing Population

With the global population expected to reach 9 billion by 2050, food production needs to increase by at least 60% to ensure food security for everyone. In response to this global challenge, the GEF is committed to making a change for sustainable agriculture.

GEF Will Provide US$3 Billion Climate Change Financing

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) will support developing countries with over US$3 billion for financing actions to mitigate and adapt to climate change over the next four years.