Policy on ethics and conflicts of interest for external members of the Green Climate Fund panels and groups

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Policy on ethics and conflicts of interest for external members of the Green Climate Fund panels and groups

This policy on ethics and conflicts of interest for external members of panels and groups sets out principles and ethical standards for the external members serving on panels and groups established by the Board of the Green Climate Fund (the Fund) in connection with, or having a bearing upon, their status and responsibilities in the Fund. As these members shall assist the Board in conducting its business and in performing its functions, their professional and personal conduct must comply with the ethical standards and procedures set out herein.

The Policy is in furtherance of the general principle set out in the Governing Instrument for the Green Climate Fund that the Fund shall operate in a transparent and accountable manner guided by efficiency and effectiveness.

Cover date 09 July 2015
Document type Policies, strategies, and guidelines
Table of contents
  • Scope, purpose and applicability
  • Definitions
  • Basic standard of conduct
  • Non-compliance with the Policy
  • Procedure when a conflict of interest arises
  • Future employment
  • Transparency and disclosure of information
  • Gifts and entertainment
  • Previous involvement in decision-making processes
  • Review and amendment
  • Effective date