Today the GEF celebrates biodiversity worldwide by putting the spotlight on the protection of species and ecosystems in Small Island Developing States.
GEF Strengthens Financial Support for Efforts to Stop Illegal Wildlife Trade
CEO Naoko Ishii discusses GEF’s four-year program at London Conference
Ban Ki-moon Visits Women-led Biodiversity Project in Peru
It’s Halloween time again, and around much of the world people are decorating with images of ghosts, vampires, witches, black cats, and, of course, bats. For the superstitious, there may be nothing scarier than the flying foxes of the Philippines, whose 2-meter wingspans make them the largest bats in the world!
Countries Converge in the Kyrgyz Republic for New Global Initiative to Conserve the Snow Leopard and High-Mountain Ecosystems
President Atambayev announces snow leopard recovery program to confront poaching, manage landscapes, assist mountain communities and address climate change threats
In celebration of "World Food Day" today, the GEF wants to reiterate the importance of ecosystem services in food production.
If you are interested to learn how the GEF is helping to reinforce this approach, the easiest way is to flip through our recent synthesis of GEF investments over two decades.