B.21/09: Secretariat matters: Work programme and administrative budget for 2019

The Board, having considered document GCF/B.21/19 titled “Work programme of the Secretariat for 2019 and administrative budget”:

  1. Recognizes that the work programme will help to guide the activities of the Secretariat during 2019;
  2. Approves the work programme 2019 as contained in document GCF/B.21/19 and the goals and suggested policy priorities set out therein, in accordance with paragraph 23(e) of the Governing Instrument for the Green Climate Fund;
  3. Also approves an administrative budget for the Green Climate Fund for the period 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019 in the amount of USD 72,568,002, which includes 30,278,395 in new funding, as well as USD 42,289,607 for 2019 staff salaries and emoluments that was approved by the Board in decision B.18/12; and
  4. Further approves USD 48,517,729 for projected staff salaries and emoluments for 2021.