GLOBAL FINANCING
UNDP and World Resources Institute launch new tool to support climate change actions   
June 10, 2015
- United Nations Development Program - In addition, UNDP is providing financial support to 30 countries through the funding provided by the îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) and the European Commission, with dozens...
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N20.9bn agric fund for farmers in Nigeria, 11 other nations   
June 08, 2015
- Vanguard - Nigerian small-holder farmers and those from 11 other Africa countries are to benefit from the îGlobal Environment Facilityî, an innovative N20.975 billion ($106.5 million) pilot programme for fostering...
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Global Partnership to Support Wildlife Conservation and Sustainable Livelihoods   
June 07, 2015
- Kansas City infoZine - A $90 million grant program was approved by the îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) for a global partnership to promote investments in biodiversity conservation, preserve wildlife and encourage...
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GEF approves new $90m grant to support wildlife conservation and sustainable livelihoods   
June 07, 2015
- World Stage - WorldStage Newsonline-- îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) has approved a $90 million grant program for a global partnership to promote investments in biodiversity conservation, preserve wildlife and...
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Project initiated to increase non-fired bricks market share   
June 07, 2015
- Vietnamnet - The US$2.8-million project is funded by the îGlobal Environment Facilityî through UNDP and implemented by the ministries of science-technology and construction. According to UNDP, economic growth and...
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GEF approves new $90m grant to support wildlife conservation and sustainable livelihoods   
June 07, 2015
- World Stage - WorldStage Newsonline-- îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) has approved a $90 million grant program for a global partnership to promote investments in biodiversity conservation, preserve wildlife and...
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Payment renewed for global environment projects   
June 05, 2015
- swissinfo - Following approval by the House of Representatives, the Senate on Thursday came out in favour of continuing financial support mainly for the îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) over the next four years....
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May 2015 Climate Finance Update   
June 05, 2015
- climate-l.iisd.org - the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF), the World Bank, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT)...
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The First Bus Rapid Transit System in a Former Soviet State   
June 05, 2015
- Sustainable Cities Collective - Since 2012, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and îGlobal Environment Facilityî (GEF) have been working with the city of Almaty to develop and implement a new Sustainable...
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Paris negotiators urged to navigate Congressional threat to climate deal   
June 05, 2015
- Business Green - The report also called on negotiators to ensure that local authorities can secure direct access to the various UN climate funding mechanisms, such as the Green Climate Fund, îGlobal Environment...
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