Image
Cover image for publication "Good Practice Brief: Innovative Governance for Participatory Design of a Green City"

Good Practice Brief: Innovative Governance for Participatory Design of a Green City

“Asuncion Green City of the Americas – Pathways to Sustainability” is one of the GEF investments aiming to support Asuncion’s ambition to become a green and sustainable city. Through an integrated approach, the project seeks to advance integrated land use planning of the Metropolitan Area of…
Image
Cover image for publication "Reflecting on 30 Years of the GEF"

Reflecting on 30 Years of the GEF

This publication was produced to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Global Environment Facility. With contributions from across the GEF community, it includes reflections from governments, agencies, conventions and other partners on three decades of collaboration.  It was launched at a special…
Image
Cover image for publication "GEF-7 Corporate Scorecard December 2021"

GEF-7 Corporate Scorecard - December 2021

The GEF-7 Corporate Scorecard is a comprehensive report on the performance of the Global Environment Facility during the GEF-7 period. In particular, the Scorecard reports on the progress made towards the achievement of the GEF-7 targets. It also looks at how the GEF is utilizing resources made…
Image
Cover image for publication "Youth in Action: Experiences from the Small Grants Programme"

Youth in Action: Experiences from the Small Grants Programme

As we collectively address the global climate and nature crises, it is absolutely critical to engage youth as agents of change, creative entrepreneurs and innovators. Through education, science and technology, young people are scaling up their efforts and skills to accelerate concrete actions.…
Image
Cover image for publication "The Africa Minigrids Program"

The Africa Minigrids Program

The Africa Minigrids Program (AMP) is a country-led technical assistance program for minigrids, active in an initial 18 African countries. AMP is expressly targeting early-stage minigrid markets, seeking to establish the enabling environment for subsequent private investment at scale. With GEF…
Image
Cover image for publication "Sustainable Cities Program

Sustainable Cities Program

Building on the GEF-6 phase, the Sustainable Cities Impact Program in GEF-7 (2018-2022), under its brand name UrbanShift, advances the integrated approach of urban planning and implementation. The program brings together global, national, and local stakeholders to work towards a common vision of…
Image
3120731-0.jpg

Food Systems, Land Use and Restoration Impact Program

Under the seventh GEF replenishment, GEF-7, Impact Programs (IPs) on Food Systems, Land Use and Restoration (FOLUR); Sustainable Forest Management (SFM); and Sustainable Cities are being developed to address the drivers of environmental degradation, and to support transformational change in these…
Image
Cover image for publication "UNFCCC Guidance from the COPs and Responses by the GEF: COP1 - COP25"

UNFCCC Guidance from the COPs and Responses by the GEF: COP1 - COP25

The GEF continually incorporates guidance from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties into its programs and operations, as described annually in its report to the COP. This booklet summarizes all guidance to the GEF dating from the first COP to…
Image
Cover image for publication "The GEF and Climate Change - Catalysing Transformation"

The GEF and Climate Change - Catalysing Transformation

Learn more about the GEF’s work in climate change mitigation and adaptation through this publication; how we’re collaborating with others and supporting clean energy; healthy oceans; and sustainable cities, food, and forests; and how we’re investing in climate resilience for the most vulnerable;…
Image
Cover image for publication "Financing Adaptation to Climate Change at the GEF"

Financing Adaptation to Climate Change at the GEF

The GEF supports adaptation to climate change in developing countries through the Least Developed Countries Fund (LDCF), which supports urgent, medium, and long-term adaptation needs in least developed countries (LDCs), and the Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF), accessible by all developing…

GEF Updates

Subscribe to our distribution list to receive the GEF Newsletter.

Sign up