The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council meets twice a year to approve new projects with global environmental benefits in the GEF's focal areas of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, chemicals and waste, international waters, land degradation, and sustainable forest management; and in the GEF's integrated approach programs on sustainable cities, taking deforestation out of commodity chains, and sustainability and resilience for food security in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Council also provides guidance to the GEF Secretariat and Agencies.
Date of Event: 25-26 June 2018
Event Holder: International Institute for Sustainable Development (Sustainable Development Policy and Practice)
Location: Furama International Conference Center, Da Nang (Vietnam)