Information Disclosure Policy

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Information Disclosure Policy

This document sets out the policy of GCF regarding the information that it makes available to the public either as a routine matter or upon request, and applies to all information produced by or in the possession of GCF.

This document captures the policy as adopted by the Board in decision B.12/35. The policy was sent to the Board for consideration at B.12 in document GCF/B.12/24 titled “Comprehensive Information Disclosure Policy of the Fund”.

All decisions and documents adopted at B.12 can be found in document GCF/B.12/32 titled “Decisions of the Board – Twelfth Meeting of the Board, 8‐10 March 2016”.

Cover date 10 March 2016
Document type Policies, strategies, and guidelines
Table of contents
  • Objective and scope
  • Definitions
  • Principles
  • Standard of disclosure
  • Exceptions to presumed disclosure
  • Overrides
  • Language of Disclosure
  • Implementation aspects of this Policy
  • Timelines for responding to requests
  • Summary of disclosure standards for key GCF documents
  • Appeal mechanism
  • Submission of appeals and notification of decisions
  • Effective date
  • Miscellaneous
  • Report and review