13th GCF Board meeting

Thirteenth Board Meeting of the Green Climate Fund

UNFCCC / Green Climate Fund / 13th GCF Board meeting
28 June - 30 June 2016, Songdo, Incheon, Republic of Korea

Updates

GCF - Board approves nine projects worth USD 256.6 million
Songdo, 4 July 2016 (Indrajit Bose)

The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) approved, with conditions, nine projects worth USD 256.6 million, at its 13th meeting, held in Songdo, Republic of Korea, from 28-30 June.

The Board approved the following projects:

GCF Board divided over exclusion of entities from accreditation
Songdo, 5 July 2016 (Indrajit Bose)

Delhi — The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) had in depth discussions on what its accreditation strategy should be, at its 13th meeting in Songdo, Republic of Korea on 28-30 June.

GCF Board decides on resources to developing countries for adaptation plans
7 July 2016

GCF Board decides on resources to developing countries for adaptation plans

GCF Board approves simplified process for small-scale funding proposals and other funding related decisions
11 July 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

Kuala Lumpur – The Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) at its 13th meeting in Songdo, Republic of Korea approved a simplified procedure for funding proposals that are of micro or small-scale.

The meeting took place on 28-30 June.

GCF to be an institution that takes risks – reiterates Board
11 July 2016 (Hilary Chiew)

Kuala Lumpur – The 13th Board Meeting of the Green Climate Fund adopted the interim risk and investment guidelines at the recently concluded meeting in Songdo, South Korea, reiterating that the GCF “intends to be an institution that takes risks that other institutions or funds are not willing or

GCF Board calls for more funding proposals from direct access entities
12 July 2016 (Indrajit Bose)

Delhi – Several members of the Board of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) at its recent meeting called for more funding proposals from direct access entities. Board members also had a rich exchange of views on matters relating to funding proposals.