Global Environment Facility Country Support Program

Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in Europe and CIS

Istanbul, Turkey, 7-8 March 2007
A Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points was organized by the CSP and held in Istanbul, Turkey on 7-8 March 2007. The Workshop was attended by 38 participants representing 23 countries and 2 observers. Representatives of the GEF Secretariat, GEF Implementing and Executing Agencies, and the CSP also participated in the Workshop.

Workshop Session: Update on GEF Policies and Procedures
  • GEFSec Update: GEF Policies and Processes in GEF 4 (English / Russian)

Workshop Session: Integrating GEF in Environment and Development Plans and Policies

  • Integrating the GEF in the Sustainable Development Policy of Kazakhstan (English)
  • Preparation of a National Strategy for Sustainable Development for the Republic of Macedonia (English)
  • GEF Strategy and Priorities in the Republic of Tajikistan (English / Russian)
  • The World Bank's experience with Country Environmental Analysis (English / Russian)
  • Experiences with integration of GEF in environment and development plans and policies in the Danube River Basin (English / Russian

Workshop Session: Developing National GEF Strategies and Setting Priorities

  • GEFSec: Developing National Strategies and Setting Priorities (English / Russian)
  • Georgia's experience in Developing National GEF Strategies and Setting Priorities (English / Russian)
  • Turkey's Experience: Priority Setting in the context of the GEF (English / Russian)
  • National Capacity Self Assessment: A tool for Priority Setting and Programming (English / Russian)

Workshop Session: Enhancing GEF National Coordination, Communications and Outreach

  • CSP Overview of GEF National Coordination: Country Mechanisms, Processes, and Experiences (English / Russian)
  • Enhancing National GEF Coordination, Communications and Outreach: The Bulgarian case (English / Russian)
  • Developing National Capacity for the Design and Implementation of GEF Co-financed projects in Romania (English / Russian)
  • Enhancing National GEF Coordination, Communications and Outreach in Latvia (English / Russian)
  • Regional Cooperation and Coordination Experiences in Conservation of Agricultural Biodiversity in Central Asia (English / Russian)

Workshop Session: Knowledge Management and Communication Tools and Resources
 

  • GEF Sec: Focal Point Needs for Effective Communications (English / Russian)



Participants at Istanbul Sub-Regional Workshop
Photo - GEF CSP




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