Publication List

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GEF Annual Report 2012
January, 2014
Financial statements and audited opinions for the GEF Annual Report FY 2011
Annual Report
GEF Annual Report 2012
GEF Sec. Fin. Statement FY11
GEF Audited TF Fin. Statement
UNEP Audited Fin. Statement FY2011
UNDP Audited Fin. Statement FY2012
UNDP Audit Report FY2011
IBRD Audited Fin. Statement FY2012
Access and Benefit Sharing
October, 2013
GEF investments in support of Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) during GEF-3, GEF-4 and GEF-5
Mercury and the GEF
October, 2013
A review of the GEF activities in reducing mercury contamination.
mercury| Minamata Convention
978-1-939339-51-5 English
FOOD: Two Decades of Experience
August, 2013
Investing in Ecosystem Services and Adaptation for Food Security. This publication offers a succinct overview of the GEF's investments already made in maintaining ecosystem service flows and securing the resiliency for food systems throughout the developing world.
Food Security| Land Degradation| Soil| Sustainable Agriculture| Water
English (verson 2013)
Executive Summary - French
Executive Summary - Spanish
Sustainable Forest Management: A History of Support for Forests
August, 2013
The GEF's sustainable forest management (SFM) Factsheet
SFM| Sustainable Forest Management
Managing Soil Organic Carbon for Global Benefits
August, 2013
The publication highlights the relationship between sustainable land management, soil organic carbon, and human developmental benefits as a significant entry point to delivering global benefits.
Closing the Gap
August, 2013
GEF Experiences in global energy efficiency
Energy Efficiency
978-1-939339-48-5 English
Energy & Ethics: Justice and the Global Energy Challenge (Ch. 8)
July, 2013
The chapter 8 of this publication discuss about the exemplary model offered by the GEF LDCF on how to implement climate change adaptation projects.
Ch.8 English
Notes and Index
International Waters - Delivering Results
June, 2013
A UNDP/GEF publication about key results of four ‘signature’ programme areas: Large Marine Ecosystems; Lakes, Rivers and Aquifers; Integrated Water Resources and Coastal Area Management; and Global Programmes.
Mercury and the GEF
May, 2013
An overview to the long standing commitment of the GEF to eliminate mercury.
global contaminant| mercury| pollution
978-1-939339-92-8 English (version 2013)
Spanish (version 2012)
French (version 2012)
Issue Paper on Indigenous Peoples
April, 2013
To provide a framework for engagement between the GEF and indigenous peoples, a policy on indegenous peoples became necessary. This issues paper presents the principles on which an indigenous people's policy could rest.
Indigenous Peoples
978-1-939339-58-4 English
Climate Change: A Scientific Assessment for the GEF
March, 2013
The newest STAP report reviews recently published climate science literature and provides a set of important considerations for the GEF’s role in this context.
Climate Change| Mitigation| STAP| UNEP
Mainstreaming Gender at the GEF
February, 2013
Gender relations play a key role in conserving environmental resources and the goods and services that they provide. This publication highlights the GEF’s efforts and renewed commitment to link gender equality and environmental sustainability.
978-1-939339-87-4 English (version 2013)
French (version 2008)
Spanish (version 2008)
Behind the Numbers 2013
February, 2013
The numbers tell a story: 21 years, $11.5 billion invested directly, $57 billion in cofinancing, and over 3,215 projects in more than 165 countries.
978-1-939339-85-0 English - 2013
English - 2013 - High Resolution
Spanish - 2013 - High Resolution
French - 2013 - High Resolution
GEF Mercury Factsheet
January, 2013
GEF Mercury Factsheet during GEF-5
Mercury Factsheet - EN
Payment for Ecosystem Services
January, 2013
This publication summarizes the investments of the GEF since its inception in projects involving Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES).
Payment Ecosystem Services
GEF-5 Focal Area Strategies
December, 2012
Compilation of the Focal Area Strategies for GEF-5
GEF Annual Report 2011
December, 2012
Financial statements and audited opinions for the GEF Annual Report FY 2011
Annual Report
GEF Annual Report 2011
GEF Sec. Fin. Statement FY11
GEF Audited TF Fin. Statement
UNDP Audited Fin. Statement FY11
UNDP Fin. Statement FY10
UNDP Audit Report FY10
UNEP Fin. Statement FY10
UNEP Audit Report FY10
IBRD Audited Fin. Statement FY11
Catalysing Ocean Finance
December, 2012
This demonstrates how effective the application of appropriate mixes of market and policy have been in helping countries to address challenges facing the oceans and explores how they could be successfully scaled up.
Finance| International Waters
Volume I: Transforming Markets to Restore and Protect the Global Ocean
Volume II: Methodologies and Case Studies
Transfer of Environmentally Sound Technologies
November, 2012
Case studies from the GEF Climate Change portfolio
Technology Transfer
978-1-939339-46-1 English (2012)
French (2012)
Spanish (2012)