Global Environment Facility Country Support Program

 


Sub-Regional Workshop
for GEF Focal Points in
Latin America
Lima, Peru, 29 September - 1 October 2009

The Sub-Regional Workshop for GEF Focal Points in Latin America was held in Lima, Peru on 29-30 September 2009. An optional GEF project site field visit was also held on 1 October 2009. The Workshop was attended by 22 Focal Points representing 12 countries in Latin America. Representatives of the GEF Secretariat, GEF Agencies, and the CSP also participated in the Workshop, along with some observers and members of the GEF-NGO Network.

Session 2: Update on GEF Policies and Developments

  • Update on proposed GEF policy and institutional reforms (English / Spanish)
  • Introduction to the proposed "System for Transparent Allocation of Resources" (STAR) (English / Spanish)

Session 3: Integrating global environment issues into national sustainable development plans and policies

Session 5: What constitues a successful project? Experience from the Region

Session 6: Briefing on Overall Programme Study of GEF 4

  • Presentation of OPS 4 findings and recommendations (English / Spanish)

Session 7: Tools and Resources available to support Focal Points

  • Monitoring and tracking national GEF portfolios (Spanish)

 

Opening remarks delivered by H.E. Mr. Antonio Brack (center), Minister of Environment of Peru.


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Some participants at the project site visit.

 

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