Good Practice Brief: Strengthening Climate Resilience through People Centered Approaches

Farmers Field School (FFS) approach, which supports participatory planning and decision making, encourages field-based learning and application of scientific concepts, and is driven by local knowledge, enabled the project to develop more than 50 best practices of agriculture and pastoral adaptation…

Good Practice Brief: Participatory Conservation and Peacebuilding in Dry Forest as Production Landscape

The project builds trust with local communities, promoted participatory conservation in the tropical dry forest as a production landscape and ensured benefits for local communities from dry forest ecosystem services, including reviving traditional agricultural products. The project fostered strong…

Good Practice Brief: Finding Solutions for Electronic Waste with the Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholders Engagement

Collaborating with a mix of national and international experts from the private sector, the private sector-led Producer Responsibility Organization (PRO) on electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) in Nigeria and Government of Nigeria established levy system to collect fee for collection and…
Renewable Energy Technology for Smallholder Farmers

Good Practice Brief: Renewable Energy Technology for Smallholder Farmers

The project’s approach of open call for proposals encouraged private sector to be engaged in offering innovative, affordable and reliable renewable energy technology solutions and developing sustainable livelihood opportunities for climate vulnerable smallholder farmers. Innovative renewable energy…

Good Practice Brief: Building Capacity Towards Reducing GHG Emissions from Global Shipping

International shipping contributes approximately 2 percent to global CO2 emissions. The need for shipping services is projected to increase over the coming decades, so emissions are expected to rise as well. To curb this development, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) agreed to include…

GEF-7 Corporate Scorecard - June 2020

While governments worldwide try to deal with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and look for solutions to get their economies back on track, work on maintaining and restoring the health of our global environment has never been more important. This edition of the GEF-7 Scorecard reflects the GEF’s work…

Rural Electrification: GEF Experience in Renewables-based Microgrids

This paper discusses how the existing 1.2 billion poor people worldwide without access to electricity can be environment-friendly electrified with the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7) on energy and the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. The objective of this paper…

Adaptive Management and Learning (Fact Sheet)

The Adaptive Management and Learning Project is designed to increase cooperation between agencies, countries, sectors and supply chains within the scope of the Good Growth Partnership. The project will be responsible for the partnership’s initiatives that target responsible demand, enable…

Marine Biodiversity and Wetlands Conservation in Viet Nam - Experiences from GEF small projects

This paper of lessons learnt depicts results gathered from several GEF SGP funded projects on marine and wetlands ecosystem conservation implemented in localities in Viet Nam.

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