Latin America and the Caribbean


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Multiple countries

Climate Investor Two


Multiple countries

E-Mobility Program for Sustainable Cities in Latin America and the Caribbean



Climate-smart initiatives for climate change adaptation and sustainability in prioritized agricultural production systems in Colombia (CSICAP)


Multiple countries

Global Fund for Coral Reefs Investment Window


Multiple countries

The Amazon Bioeconomy Fund: Unlocking private capital by valuing bioeconomy products and services with climate mitigation and adaptation results in the Amazon



Colombia REDD+ Results-based Payments for results period 2015-2016


Multiple countries

Arbaro Fund – Sustainable Forestry Fund



Scaling up climate resilient water management practices for vulnerable communities in La Mojana

National Designated Authority

National Planning Department
Ms. Carolina Díaz Primary
Director of Environment and Sustainable Development
Calle 26 No. 13-19, Bogotá, D.C, Colombia
Ms. María del Pilar Restrepo Secondary
Climate Finance Leader
Calle 26 No. 13-19, Bogotá, D.C, Colombia
Phone (57)6013815000

Direct access Accredited Entities

GCF Team

Cayetano Casado Gomez Guillamon
Regional Manager
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Maria Camila Lopez Gil
Regional Analyst
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Valentina Villoria
Regional Officer
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News + Stories

Amazon indigenous peoples hold key to forest’s future

26 Aug 2021 / The indigenous peoples of the Amazon have a key stake in our planet’s future. The release of the vast carbon reserves stored in the world’s largest rainforest would bring dire consequences for all of us. It is still possible to preserve the Amazon, but only by also focusing on the livelihoods of its indigenous peoples. See how here.

On World Environment Day, women are bringing new life to Colombia’s wetlands

02 Jun 2020 / Tapping nature’s power to nurture green recovery

Reframing development goals to catalyze climate finance

15 Oct 2018 / To expand the impact of GCF-funding and empower locally driven climate actions, a pioneering collaboration between the Government of Germany, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN Environment and the World Resource Institute (WRI), supported nine countries to put systems in place to understand and engage effectively with the Green Climate Fund and to systematically address overall climate finance gaps and opportunities.

Private sector key, say GCF Latin America Dialogue partners

09 Mar 2018 / The importance of the private sector was a common theme among many of the participants at the recently-concluded GCF Structured Dialogue in Latin America.

Colombian President calls for enhanced public-private climate action

08 Mar 2018 / Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Calderón called for urgent public-private sector cooperation in tackling climate change at the Green Climate Fund's first Structured Dialogue in Latin America.

Colombian President set to open GCF’s first Latin American Dialogue

04 Mar 2018 / Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Calderón will open the Green Climate Fund's first Structured Dialogue in the Latin American region tomorrow.