B.20/03: Report on the activities of the Co-Chairs: Updated Board workplan for 2018

The Board, having considered document GCF/B.20/16 titled “Updated workplan of the Board for 2018”:

  1. Takes note of the updated workplan of the Board for 2018, as set out in annex I;
  2. Decides to defer consideration of the following matters and requests the Secretariat, in consultation with the Co-Chairs and the relevant committees, panels and groups of the Board, to progress its work on these matters and present these for consideration by the Board at the earliest possible opportunity:
    1. The development of a full set of policies relating to prohibited practices, anti- money-laundering and countering the financing of terrorism, requested pursuant to decision B.14/01, paragraph (e);
    2. The development of the terms of reference for a request for proposal to support climate technology incubators and accelerators, requested pursuant to decision B.18/03, paragraph (c);
    3. Guidance on the approach and scope for providing support to adaptation activities, requested pursuant to decision B.17/10, paragraph (c)(ii);
    4. The definition of the nature, scope and extent of second-level due diligence, requested pursuant to decision B.17/09, paragraph (o);
    5. The development of risk-rating models, requested pursuant to decision B.17/11, paragraph (f); and
    6. The development of modalities, based on the recommendations from the Private Sector Advisory Group, to support activities to enable domestic and international private sector actors to engage in GCF activities in least developed countries and small island developing States, requested pursuant to decision B.19/18, paragraph (b).