The Green Climate Fund hosts its first Annual Meeting with the Thematic Bodies of the UNFCCC in MarrakechMarrakech,
This meeting is one of the initiatives approved by the Board as part of its efforts to enhance the relationship and collaboration of GCF with the thematic bodies of the UNFCCC. The participants of the meeting introduced their respective areas of work and exchanged their views on potential areas to further their collaboration.
The meeting outcomes will be captured in a report to be presented to the Conference of the Parties next year.
Key highlights of the annual meeting:
- The Co-Chairs of the thematic bodies welcomed the initiative of the GCF Board to take action on strengthening their relationship.
- The participants exchanged ideas on how to enhance coordination, including through the sharing of information and lessons learned, participation in meetings, joint workshops, and the use of their joint expertise to concretely assist developing countries and communities across sectors and scales.
- The Co-Chairs of the thematic bodies agreed that the dialogue should be complementing existing efforts and catalyzing symbiotic relationships with each other.