The US has cut its contribution to the Global Environment Facility, raising concerns about access to finance for environmental protection in the developing world
A $50m fund will help developing countries monitor emissions, but calls to radically scale up cash for protection from extreme weather go unanswered
NEWS: Global Environment Facility and World Bank to support project aimed at boosting investment, data sharing and technical knowledge across world’s major urban areas
30 donor countries today pledged US$ 4.43 billion for the GEF to support developing countries’ efforts over the next four years to prevent degradation of the global environment.
A busy metropolitan hospital in the Philippines is using a biodigester to generate methane from placenta and other waste to cook food
Leading development bank programme aims to cut the levels of harmful chemicals released into the atmosphere from burning waste and heavy industry
VIDEO: Climate change and biodiversity financial initiatives should be re-framed as investments rather than costs, reflecting the services the environment provides.
Now the three Rio Conventions have developed their own identities, GEF says it is time for them to examine the ways they can work together.