$248 USD million pledged to GEF climate fund for most vulnerable countries
New financing for Least Developed Countries Fund sends strong signal of commitment as Paris talks get underway
The Opportunity of Paris: Accelerating Transformation for Climate Action
“We are at a defining moment for the future of our planet and its peoples. Urgent action is needed to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, invest in adaptation and build resilience to the impacts of a rapidly warming world." - Naoko Ishii, GEF CEO
The G20 and Sustainable Development
The three main themes of this year’s G20 Summit are inclusiveness, investment and implementation. Other topics include sustainable development.
Boosting Bhutan’s Gross National Happiness Agenda through Landscape Resilience
An integrated project to promote Bhutan's land sustainability, conserve biodiversity, and implement the SDGs and Gross National Happiness agenda.
GEF Council reappoints Naoko Ishii as CEO, Sends Strong Signal of Support for Action on Climate Change
The Council gave the green light to a new work program that puts a strong emphasis on tackling climate change.