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The eleventh meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board agreed on the terms of reference for the development of a strategic plan for the Fund. The Board meeting was held in Zambia from 2-5 November.
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board at its eleventh meeting held in Zambia from 2-5 November, adopted a key decision on funding proposals that included an aspiration to approve funding proposals worth US $2.5 billion next year.
The Green Climate Fund (GCF) held its eleventh Board meeting in Livingstone, Zambia on 2-5 November and adopted important decisions after long and intense debate, that included the approval of eight funding proposals.
India and China issued a joint statement on climate change on 15 May on the occasion of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent visit to China.
In Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, the catastrophic environmental damage and social upheaval caused by the Panguna copper mine sparked a decade-long civil that claimed thousands of lives, unleashed waves of gender-based violence, and tore apart the social fabric of the island.
The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) discussed modalities to enhance direct access on 26 March, the concluding day of the ninth meeting of the Board in Songdo, South Korea. No decision was reached given the lack of time.