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Pacific Islands Renewable Energy Investment Program

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Climate Change Cook Islands Division of the Office of the Prime Minister

Wayne King
Director of Climate Change
Office of the Prime Minister, Private Bag, Avarua, Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Phone +682 25494
Phone +682 25 494
wayne.king@cookislands.gov.ck

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GCF Team

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News + Stories

Cook Islands launches its first GCF country programme

18 Mar 2019 / Last week, the Government of Cook Islands announced its first Green Climate Fund country programme which captures the government’s strategy and approach towards dealing with climate threats.

GCF talks renewable energy with Alliance of Small Island States

19 Oct 2017 / GCF participated in the recent high-level meeting of 17 ministers of Energy and Environment of the the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS).

Stepping up climate action in the Cook Islands

13 Jun 2016 / Government, community, civil society and private sector representatives from the Cook Islands have come up with initial project ideas for what might populate their country programme to tackle climate change—supported by the Green Climate Fund. Representatives from the country’s 15 islands met on the island of Rarotonga on 26 May to identify where climate mitigation and adaptation efforts should focus and where potential support from the Fund could be channeled.

Forum Secretary General congratulates Cook Islands on Readiness GCF Grant

08 Mar 2016 / Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General, Dame Meg Taylor has congratulated the Government of Cook Islands on becoming the first Forum Island Country, and the first Small Island Developing State (SIDS), to receive a readiness support grant from the Green Climate Fund (GCF).

Cook Islands become first Pacific state to receive GCF readiness funding

06 Mar 2016 / The Cook Islands have received financial resources from GCF to strengthen their capacity to access finance through GCF.