Established in 1992, the year of the Rio Earth Summit, the GEF Small Grants Programme embodies the very essence of sustainable development by "thinking globally acting locally". By providing financial and technical support to projects that conserve and restore the environment while enhancing people's well-being and livelihoods, SGP demonstrates that community action can maintain the fine balance between human needs and environmental imperatives.

Our Communities

Sgp voices

GEF SGP UKraine- Ecological education of children as a token for the future of our Planet (Ukrainian)
Antigua and Barbuda: Barnes Hill Resevoir
Proyecto COMDEKS Costa Rica: Suelo fértil para los productores de la cuenca del Rio Jesús María.

Our stories

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Recognizing Indigenous Peoples’ key role as envi...

Today the world celebrates the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples to highlight the achievements and contributions that indigenous people make ... read more
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Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2...

Bonn, 10 de mayo de 2017 We are delighted to announce the launch of this year's Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change 2017. The objective of ... read more