GEF Southern America Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW)

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The GEF Expanded Constituency Workshop (ECW) is a component of the GEF Country Support Programme.  The 2011 ECW in Cartagena, Colombia brought together GEF focal points, focal points from the main Conventions (Biodiversity, Desertification, Climate Change and POPs), representatives from civil society and representatives from GEF agencies. The purpose of the workshop is to keep these stakeholders abreast of GEF strategies, policies and procedures and to encourage coordination, interact with staff from the GEF Secretariat and the GEF Agencies and discuss priority issues and share lessons and experiences from the development and implementation of GEF projects and their integration within national policy frameworks. 


Countries Attending: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay + Brazil, Colombia , and Ecuador.


Hotel Estelar Almirante, Cartagena