22 May: International Day for Biological Diversity 2015
Together, we must all work toward the realization, through concrete actions, that sustainable development is underpinned by the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and the ecosystem services it provides to society. Please join us!
The GEF stressed the importance of addressing forest issues in a holistic and integrated manner, and reaffirmed its commitment to making forests an essential part of sustainable development at the 11th session of the UN Forum on Forests.
Conserving the Chinese White Dolphin in China’s Mega-urban Pearl River Delta
China has undergone rapid urbanization. The Pearl River Delta, which is currently implementing infrastructure to forger several cities into one mega city, and struggles like many other cities with disappearing wildlife.
GEF reaffirms its strong support for Sustainable Forest Management at UNFF 11
At the 11th session of the United Nations Forum on Forests, the GEF reaffirms its support for the implementation of Sustainable Forest Management and delivering multiple benefits from forests through its new and strengthened GEF-6 SFM Strategy.