Republic of Korea


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Ministry of Economy and Finance
Ms. Hyekyoung JUNG Primary
Director of Green Climate Policy Division
Sejong Government Complex, 477, Galmae-ro, Sejong-si 30109, Korea, Republic of Korea (the)
Phone +82 44 215 8750

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News + Stories

Message from GCF on the COVID-19 pandemic

22 Mar 2020 / The Green Climate Fund (GCF) joins the global community in expressing its deep concern for the wellbeing of individuals and their families who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

UN Climate Summit paves the way for an ambitious and successful replenishment of the Green Climate Fund

23 Sep 2019 / Calls from UN Secretary-General António Guterres to double contributions to the Green Climate Fund were met by ambitious pledges from many countries, led by Sweden’s doubling of their contribution to USD 852 million. The new pledges made at the UN Climate Summit have raised the replenishment total beyond USD 7.4 billion, with more contributions expected at the pledging conference in Paris on 24-25 October.

GCF brings climate focus to African development bank meeting

21 May 2018 / GCF will chart new thinking on boosting Africa’s industrialisation in climate-sensitive ways while attending the AfDB’s annual meeting which opens today.

GCF sets funding proposal schedule for B.20 [Updated]

08 Mar 2018 / GCF has revised the timeline for its twentieth Board meeting as per the confirmed meeting date.

Winter Olympics begin with key message on planetary cooperation

08 Feb 2018 / As three consecutive Olympic Games move to East Asia, the headquarters of GCF, the link between sports and sustainability has become clearer.

Germany, Incheon City raise awareness on climate conflict and cooperation at GCF Headquarters

08 Nov 2017 / GCF and Germany’s Federal Foreign Office, alongside the city government of Incheon formally opened an exhibition on "Environment, Conflict and Cooperation" in Songdo, Republic of Korea.

Developing country entrepreneurs cause for hope, GCF deputy tells meeting

03 Nov 2017 / Innovation in developing countries highlighted by moves to renewable energy in China and India raises hopes for a low-emissions future, according to Javier Manzanares, GCF Deputy Executive Director a.i.

Pres. Hollande calls for rich countries to step up efforts on climate finance during Korea visit

04 Nov 2015 / French President Francois Hollande has called for more climate finance from developed countries, alongside greater climate technology exchanges.