Latest Approved Project(s) for GEF Trust Fund

GEF_IDCountryTypeProject NameFocal AreaApprovalDate
5086ThailandFPAchieving Low Carbon Growth in Cities through Sustainable Urban Systems Management in Thailand (LCC)Climate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-04-25
5674RegionalFPLakes Edward and Albert Integrated Fisheries and Water Resources Management ProjectInternational WatersCEO Endorsed2016-04-25
4940RegionalFPImplementation of the Strategic Action Programme for the Protection of the Western Indian Ocean from Land-based Sources and Activities (WIO-SAP)International WatersCEO Endorsed2016-04-21
5833GlobalMSPGlobal Energy Efficiency Facility (GE2F2) - Design of Strategies and Deployment MechanismsClimate ChangeCEO Approved2016-04-21
6973GuyanaMSPStrengthening Technical Capacities to Mainstream and Monitor Rio Convention Implementation through Policy CoordinationMulti Focal AreaCEO Approved2016-04-21
8017BelarusFPGEF-6 POPs Legacy and Sustainable Chemicals Management Chemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9043RegionalFPInvesting in Renewable Energy Project Preparation under the Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA)(non-grant)Climate ChangeCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9059GuatemalaFPPromoting Sustainable and Resilient Landscapes in the Central Volcanic ChainMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9068ChileFPEstablish a Network of National Important Agricultural Heritage Sites (NIAHS)BiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9089SerbiaFPContribution of Sustainable Forest Management to a Low Emission and Resilient DevelopmentMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9092PeruFPSustainable Management of Agro-Biodiversity and Vulnerable Ecosystems Recuperation in Peruvian Andean Regions Through Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems GIAHS ApproachMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9165RegionalFPEnabling Implementation of the Regional SAP for the Rational and Equitable Management of the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System (NSAS).International WatersCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9167MexicoFPSixth Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Programme in MexicoMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9189JordanFPReduction and Elimination of POPs and Other Chemical Releases through Implementation of Environmentally Sound Management of E-Waste, Healthcare Waste and Priority U-POPs Release Sources Associated with General Waste Management ActivitiesChemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9190UzbekistanFPSustainable Management of Forests in Mountain and Valley Areas Multi Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9203EcuadorFPNational Program for the Environmental Sound Management and Live Cycle Management of Chemical Substances Chemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9208PalauFPIntegrating Biodiversity Safeguards and Conservation into development in Palau Multi Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9214MexicoFPEnvironmentally Sound Management and Destruction of PCBs in Mexico: Second PhaseChemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9215DjiboutiFPMitigating Key Sector Pressures on Marine and Coastal Biodiversity and Further Strengthening the National System of Marine Protected Areas in DjiboutiBiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9222ThailandFPGreening the Scrap Metal Value Chain through Promotion of BAT/BEP to Reduce U-POPs Releases from Recycling FacilitiesChemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9232RegionalFPSustainable Management of Peatland Ecosystems in Mekong CountriesMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9233TurkeyFPAddressing Invasive Alien Species Threats at Key Marine Biodiversity Areas BiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9236NigeriaFPEnvironmentally Sound Management and Disposal of PCBs Chemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9240ChinaFPCapacity Strengthening For Implementation Of Minamata Convention On Mercury Chemicals and WasteCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9246RegionalFPIntegrated Environmental Management of the Rio Motagua WatershedMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9248BoliviaFPSixth Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Programme in Bolivia Multi Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9249IndiaFPGrid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV ProgramClimate ChangeCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9255South AfricaFPDevelopment of Value Chains for Products derived from Genetic Resources in Compliance with the Nagoya Protocol on Access and Benefit Sharing and the National Biodiversity Economy StrategyBiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9267MyanmarFPRural Productivity and Ecosystems Services Enhanced in Central Dry Zone Forest ReservesMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9271BrazilFPNational Strategy for Conservation of Threatened Species (PROSPECIES)BiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9276RegionalEARegional project on the Development of National Action Plans for the Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining in AfricaChemicals and WasteCouncil Endorsed2016-04-19
9285AfghanistanFPCommunity-based Sustainable Land and Forest Management in AfghanistanMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9330MadagascarFPSustainable Agriculture Landscape ProjectMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9331PakistanFPSixth Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Program in PakistanMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9355TongaFPOuter Island Renewable Energy ProjectClimate ChangeCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9360RegionalFPWest Africa Regional Fisheries Program, Additional Financing‎International WatersCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9365GlobalEALand Degradation Neutrality Target Setting ProjectLand DegradationCouncil Endorsed2016-04-19
9369EcuadorFPImplementation of the Strategic Plan of Ecuador Mainland Marine and Coastal Protected Areas NetworkMulti Focal AreaCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9370RegionalFPThe Meloy Fund : A Fund for Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in SE Asia (Non-grant)BiodiversityCouncil Approved2016-04-19
9342SerbiaMSPClimate Smart Urban Development ChallengeClimate ChangePPG Approved2016-04-18
9300MadagascarMSPStrengthening National Capacities to Meet Global Environmental Obligations with the Framework of Sustainable Development Priorities Multi Focal AreaPPG Approved2016-04-13
9344TurkeyEAMinamata Convention: Initial Assessment in TurkeyChemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-04-08
9343MoroccoEAStrengthen the National Decision Making Mechanism to Ratify the Minamata Convention and Strengthen National Capacities for the Implementation of its Futures ProvisionsChemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-04-07
5345NigeriaFPDe-risking Renewable Energy NAMA for the Nigerian Power SectorClimate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-04-04
5552NiueFPApplication of Ridge to Reef Concept for Biodiversity Conservation, and for the Enhancement of Ecosystem Service and Cultural Heritage in NiueMulti Focal AreaCEO Endorsed2016-04-04
5669ChinaFPEnabling Solid State Lighting Market Transformation and Promotion of Light Emitting Diode LightingClimate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-04-04
5738MexicoFPStrengthening of National Capacities for the Implementation of the Nagoya Protocolon Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological DiversityBiodiversityCEO Endorsed2016-04-04
5514MauritiusFPMainstreaming Biodiversity into the Management of the Coastal Zone in the Republic of MauritiusMulti Focal AreaCEO Endorsed2016-03-31
9453Congo DREADevelopment of Minamata Initial Assessment and National Action Plan for Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)Chemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-03-31
9457MadagascarEADevelopment of National Action Plan for Artisanal and Small Scale Gold Mining in MadagascarChemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-03-30
5132IndiaFPIntegrated Management of Wetland Biodiversity and Ecosystems Services (IMWBES)BiodiversityCEO Endorsed2016-03-29
5668ParaguayFPInnovative Use of a Voluntary Payment for Environmental Services Scheme to Avoid and Reduce GHG Emissions and Enhance Carbon Stocks in the Highly Threatened Dry Chaco Forest Complex in Western Paraguay Climate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-03-27
5843JamaicaMSPDeployment of Renewable Energy and Improvement of Energy Efficiency in the Public SectorClimate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-23
5528MacedoniaFPAchieving Biodiversity Conservation through Creation and Effective Management of Protected Areas and Mainstreaming Biodiversity into Land Use PlanningBiodiversityCEO Endorsed2016-03-22
9418NamibiaEANamibia’s Fourth National Communication to the UNFCCCClimate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-22
5539MoroccoFPPromoting the Development of Photovoltaic Pumping Systems for IrrigationClimate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-03-21
5686DominicaMSPLow Carbon Development Path: Promoting Energy Efficient Applications and Solar Photovoltaic Technologies in Streets, Outdoor areas and Public Buildings in Island Communities Nationwide (LCDP)Climate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-18
9447MontenegroEADevelopment of Montenegro’s Third National Communication to the UNFCCCClimate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-18
5561ChinaFPGEF Mainstreaming Integrated Water and Environment Management International WatersCEO Endorsed2016-03-17
5712LiberiaMSPImprove Sustainability of Mangrove Forests and Coastal Mangrove Areas in Liberia through Protection, Planning and Livelihood Creation- as a Building Block Towards Liberia’s Marine and Costal Protected AreasBiodiversityCEO Approved2016-03-17
9399SerbiaEAMinamata Initial AssessmentChemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-03-16
5730GlobalFPMainstreaming Biodiversity Information into the Heart of Government Decision MakingBiodiversityCEO Endorsed2016-03-14
9193KazakhstanFPConservation and Sustainable Management of Key Globally Important Ecosystems for Multiple Benefits (Resubmission)Multi Focal AreaPPG Approved2016-03-11
5357UkraineFPRemoving Barriers to Increase Investment in Energy-Efficiency in Public Buildings in Ukraine through the ESCO Modality in Small and Medium Sized CitiesClimate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-03-10
5547Congo DRFPCommunity-Based Miombo Forest Management in South East KatangaMulti Focal AreaCEO Endorsed2016-03-10
9354ColombiaMSPPublic Lighting Energy Efficiency Program: Public lighting replacement of low-efficiency VSAP bulbs with high-efficiency LEDs in ColombiaClimate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-10
9398UruguayEAUruguay’s Second Biennial Update Report (BUR2)Climate ChangeCEO Approved2016-03-10
9088Costa RicaFPSixth Operational Phase of the GEF Small Grants Programme in Costa Rica Multi Focal AreaCEO Endorsed2016-03-09
9187RegionalEADevelopment of Minamata Convention Mercury Initial Assessment in PacificChemicals and WasteCEO Approved2016-03-09
4668RegionalFPDemonstration of Effectiveness of Diversified, Environmentally Sound and Sustainable Interventions, and Strengthening National Capacity for Innovative Implementation of Integrated Vector Management (IVM) for Disease Prevention and Control inthe WHO AFRO RegionPOPsCEO Endorsed2016-03-07
5210CameroonMSPSustainable Farming and Critical Habitat Conservation to Achieve Biodiversity Mainstreaming and Protected Areas Management Effectiveness in Western Cameroon SUFACHACBiodiversityCEO Approved2016-03-03
5556RegionalFPWest Balkans Drina River Basin Management International WatersCEO Endorsed2016-03-03
5728ChinaFPAccelerating the Development and Commercialization of Fuel Cell Vehicles in ChinaClimate ChangeCEO Endorsed2016-03-03
5735GlobalFPEffectively Mainstreaming Biodiversity Conservation into Government Policy and Private Sector Practice Piloting Sustainability Models to Take the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) to ScaleBiodiversityCEO Endorsed2016-03-03
6940Lao PDRFPSustainable Forest and Land Management in the Dry Dipterocarp Forest Ecosystems of Southern Lao PDRMulti Focal AreaCEO Endorsed2016-03-03
9352NepalMSPStrengthening Capacities for Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol in NepalBiodiversityCEO Approved2016-03-03