Climate Change

Current meetings

APA 1-7 2 December - 14 December 2018
Katowice Climate Change Conference - Dec 2018 2 December - 14 December 2018
COP 24 2 December - 14 December 2018
SBI 49 2 December - 14 December 2018
SBSTA 49 2 December - 14 December 2018

TWN Info Service

GCF Board decides on terms of concessional loans to developing countries

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Apr15/01

The Board of the Green Climate Fund at its ninth meeting, decided that the Fund will use differentiated terms for concessional loans to be given to the public sector in developing countries.

GCF: Seven entities accredited to access funds

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Mar15/03

On 25 March, the Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) approved the accreditation of seven implementing entities to access the funds of the GCF.

GCF: Board agrees on process for reviewing funding proposals

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Mar15/02

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board at its ninth meeting agreed to a process on how funding proposals from developing countries might be reviewed.

The Board met in Songdo, South Korea, from 24 to 26 March.

Green Climate Fund - Only 1 per cent of pledges contributed, Board told

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Mar15/01

The ninth Board meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) heard an update about the status of resources contributed to the Fund, and also took several important decisions.

The meeting was held for the first time at the Fund’s headquarters in Songdo, South Korea, from 24th to 26th March.

A Christmas break from the climate crisis

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Jan15/01

The end of year break is most welcomed, after the two-week torturous twists of negotiations on climate change that fortunately ended with a resolution when a collapse looked imminent.

Up to $ 9.3 billion pledged to Green Climate Fund for initial period of 4 years

TWN Info Service on Climate Change Nov14/04

At the formal ‘Pledging Conference’ of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) held in Berlin, Germany, on 20 November, twenty-one governments pledged a total of up to US$ 9.3 billion.

This included contributions from four developing countries.