Investing in Africa’s Cities
GEF CEO Naoko Ishii wrapped up a visit to Africa, focused on dealing with the challenges of rapid urbanization in Johannesburg, where she joined Executive Mayor Parks Tau, and Abidjan, both part of the integrated Sustainable Cities program.
The Water, Land and Energy Nexus
An integrated, cross-sectoral approach is required to safeguard water availability and productivity in the long term, providing direct synergies with food energy security and ecosystem stability.
Transforming Transport Systems for a Sustainable Future
To solve the sustainability challenges of cities, we need greater knowledge sharing, integrated approaches, and to start thinking differently.
Environmental Challenges Need Integrated Solutions
The future of all life on Earth depends on how we manage the interdependencies between environment and development.
The GEF Welcomes Historic Agreement at COP21 Paris Climate Talks
The new universal agreement aims to keep a global temperature rise this century well below 2 degrees Celsius and to limit the temperature increase even further to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.