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Sampling the fruits of success and innovation in the Maldives
Sometimes the fruits of success taste particularly sweet, as Global Environment Facility CEO Carlos Manuel Rodriguez discovered on a visit to the
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Powering up a remote community in Bhutan- ushering a new era of possibilities
In Bhutan, the remote community of Aja Ney in Shermuhung Gewog, Mongar was one of the last places in the country that remained without power supply.
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Wetland youth champions in Guatemala
Located in the Escuintla district on Guatemala’s Pacific Coast, the wetlands around Sipacate-Naranjo are treasured conservation areas.
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Celebrating World Wetlands Day 2023
Safeguarding Iran’s wetlands through culture-based solutions Ab-bandaans, a type of wetland, are one of the most important ecosystems in
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Building resilience in the Sahel region
The SGP and SOS SAHEL innovative partnership launched during the 23rd Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate
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Launch of COMDEKS Phase 4- Community Development and Knowledge Management for the Satoyama Initiative
At the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) in Montreal, Canada, the Japan Ministry of Environment
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Moving Mountains
Mountains matter Mountains are among the most important ecosystems for the survival of our planet, providing essential goods and services. Not only
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A Giant Leap- jaguar conservation in Argentina
Though it is South America’s largest predator, with a name meaning ‘wild beast that overcomes its prey in a single bound’, the jaguar is
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GEF SGP Annual Monitoring Report 2021 - 2022
The GEF Small Grants Programme has been providing financial and technical support to civil society and community-based organizations on innovative
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Local Action, Global Impact: Commemorating SGP's 30th Anniversary at COP 27
SGP is the largest and longest standing corporate programme of the Global Environment Facility, dedicated to supporting civil society and
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Gustavo Fonceca- In Memoriam
The GEF Small Grants Programme wishes to honour and pay tribute to Gustavo Fonseca who passed away on 31 August 2022. Joining the GEF Secretariat
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Turning the tide on marine plastic pollution: How local NGOs in Seychelles and The Bahamas are working with youth to raise awareness and inspire action
#WorldCleanUpDay (17 September 2022) unites millions of volunteers, governments and organisations in 191 countries to tackle the global waste
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