Cambodia GEF National Dialogue

March 25, 2008 to March 26, 2008

Over one hundred representatives from national, regional, and local government and civil society organizations participated in the Cambodia GEF National Dialogue which took place over two days. The GEF Secretariat and Agencies, GEF projects, partner agencies and donors also participated in the Dialogue.

Dialogue objectives included:

  • Raising awareness among national stakeholders about new GEF policies and procedures
  • Assessing lessons learned from GEF project implementation in Cambodia for consideration in draft GEF national strategy
  • Reviewing and commenting on draft GEF national strategy

National stakeholders discussed Cambodia's GEF project experiences and lessons learned and conducted an in-depth examination of the draft GEF national strategy, offering many suggestions for modifications and the way forward.