The Fund is a unique global platform to respond to climate change by investing in low-emission and climate-resilient development. GCF was established to limit or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in developing countries, and to help vulnerable societies adapt to the unavoidable impacts of climate change. Given the urgency and seriousness of this challenge, the Fund is mandated to make an ambitious contribution to the united global response to climate change.The climate challenge >
GCF at a Glance
First GCF Adaptation Rationale workshop starts this week in the Philippines
On 14-17 November, GCF will host its first Adaptation Rationale workshop in Cebu, Philippines. The workshop will provide support for GCF Direct Access Entities (DAEs) and countries preparing adaptation project pipeline and enable them to explore potential partnerships for implementation. During the 4 days event, GCF partners will participate in sessions on adaptation planning, climate information, financing instruments and private sector engagement, and project design.
Sign up for the final 2018 webinar on GCF's Simplified Approval Process
On 29 November, the Green Climate Fund (GCF), with support from the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), will deliver a final webinar for all GCF stakeholders, including Accredited Entities and National Designated Authorities/Focal Points, on the status of Simplified Approval Process’ implementation one year on from the launch of the pilot scheme. Learn more and register for the webinar.
Second GCF Structured Dialogue with the Caribbean kicks off today in Grenada
The second GCF Structured Dialogue with the Caribbean will take place in St. George’s, Grenada on 6-9 November 2018. It will bring together ministers and senior decision makers from the region, as well as representatives from National Designated Authorities and Focal Points, Accredited Entities, civil society and private sector. Following the first GCF Structured Dialogue last year in Belize, the event in Grenada will focus on improving regional cooperation and provide an opportunity to share insights on climate finance, project implementation and investment opportunities.