DateFebruary 21-22, 2024

The Global Environment Facility hosted a series of briefing sessions for operational focal points and agency representatives on the start of programming under the Global Biodiversity Framework Fund (GBFF). Participants were updated on the decisions of the first GBFF Council, which convened on February 8 and 9, 2024, in Washington, DC, and informed on the first two GBF Fund selection rounds that have been opened from February 21 to March 1, 2024, and March 4 to April 1, 2024, respectively. The briefings covered the Fund’s operationalization, its resource allocation system and selection criteria, its project cycle, and its Project Preparation Grant request form.


Feb. 21 Session with Agencies

Feb. 21 Session with Operational Focal Points

Feb. 22 Session with Operational Focal Points

March 8 Session for National Focal Points of the CBD and its Protocols