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Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in West and Central Africa

Dakar, Senegal, 21-23 May 2007
A Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in West and Central Africa was organized by the CSP and held in Dakar, Senegal during 21-23 May 2007. The Workshop was attended by 38 participants representing 23 countries, and 5 observers. Representatives of the GEF Secretariat, 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 / French)

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

  • Integrating Ecosystem Management experiences in Senegal (French)
  • Integrating the GEF in Environment and Development Plans and Policies in Niger (English / French)
  • Perspectives from Agencies: Integrating Adaptation within Development Planning: UNDP (English / French)
  • Regional Perspective: West Africa Endemic Livestock project: Mainstreaming global biodiversity concerns into Agriculture (English / French)

Workshop Session: Developing National GEF Strategies and Setting Priorities

  • GEFSec: Developing National Strategies and Setting Priorities (English / French)
  • GEF National Coordination Mechanisms: Strategies for Priority Setting, Improving the Communications System, and Results in the Field: The experience of Cameroon (English / French)
  • Togo's Experiences regarding the elaboration of National GEF Strategies and Priority Setting (English / French)

Workshop Session: Enhancing GEF National Coordination, Communications and Outreach

  • CSP Overview of GEF National Coordination: Country Mechanisms, Processes, and Experiences (English / French)
  • Enhancing GEF Coordination, Consultation and Outreach Activities in Democratic Republic of Congo (English / French)
  • Management of the GEF Operational Focal Point in Cote d'Ivoire (English / French)
  • Enhancing National GEF Coordination, Communications and Outreach in Burkina Faso (English / French)
  • Regional Coordination Experiences and Mechanisms: The Scenario of the Guinea Current Large Marine Ecosystem Project: UNIDO (English / French)

Workshop Session: Knowledge Management and Communication Tools and Resources

  • GEF: Tracking national portfolios and assessing results (English / French)
  • Guinea's Experience in Using Direct Support Funds
  • Cameroon's Experience in Using Direct Support Funds (English / French)

Workshop Session: Conclusions, Follow-up Actions and Closure

  • The Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness and its pilot implementation in Benin (French)

 



Participants of Dakar Sub-Regional Workshop
Photo - GEF CSP




 

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