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Global Environment Facility Approves $18 Million To Support FAO-Led Projects In Africa And Latin America   
June 29, 2022
Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has welcomed the decision of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to approve three FAO-led projects in five countries ...
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GEF endorses climate adaption measures for a more resilient future   
June 29, 2022
Source: esi-africa.com - Global Environment Facility’s countries have endorsed a new strategy for its climate adaptation funds to build a more resilient future.
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Interview: ‘Zim committed to tackling climate change’   
June 27, 2022
Source: News Day - The interventions also included integration of climate change adaptation in the update of the district level disaster risk management plans.
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Egypt announces Kharga as first green city ahead of COP27 summit   
June 27, 2022
Source: Al-Monitor - Egypt, which is hosting the COP27 climate summit in Sharm El-Sheikh in November, is seeking to attract more tourists by marketing eco-tourism.
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Tunisia: Egypt wants to benefit of country’s experience in solar energy   
June 24, 2022
Source: AfricanManager - A high-level Egyptian delegation from the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA), the Solar Energy Development Association (SEDA), and the Industrial
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Small island nations to slash marine pollution through $515m initiative   
June 24, 2022
Source: Energy Live News - It will support island countries in the Atlantic, Caribbean, Indian and Pacific ocean regions to prevent the release of more than 185,000 metric tons of marine litter by 2027
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Colombia, WWF and partners announce $245M agreement to permanently protect vital systems of nation’s protected areas   
June 24, 2022
Source: Panda - The Government of Colombia, with a broad coalition of community, public sector, and private sector partners, demonstrated their commitment to long-term conservation in Colombia by
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At GEF Council, a commitment to lean into hope   
June 24, 2022
Source: dangcongsan - Meeting in person for the first time since the COVID pandemic began, the Global Environment Facility’s governing body approved the final tranche of its seventh funding cycle and endorsed record donor contributions for the...
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Singapore gives US$10 million to pandemic fund hosted by the World Bank   
June 23, 2022
Source: YAHOO!News - Singapore will contribute US$10 million (S$13,892,150) to a fund hosted by the World Bank to deal with pandemic prevention, preparedness and response. “We have to play our part to overcome the current pandemic and better...
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Global environment body approves 18 mln USD for biodiversity, water security projects   
June 23, 2022
Source: Xinhua - The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has approved three Food and Agriculture Organization(FAO)-led projects in five countries, totaling 18 million U.S. dollars in funding, the FAO said in a statement on Wednesday.
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