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Cook Islands: First and fastest Green Climate Fund country project

Incheon, Republic of Korea – The first single-country project in the Cook Islands took 20 days from GCF Board approval to the first disbursement of funding. The USD 13.4 million project, of which USD 12.5 million is funded by the Green Climate Fund (GCF), focuses on improving health outcomes for all Cook Islanders and was developed by the government, with support from GCF through the Simplified Approval Process (SAP).

27 Mar 2024

Partnering on climate action in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia – Authorities and partners from across eastern Europe and central Asia came together to accelerate their engagement with the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and share experiences of tackling climate change in their countries.

20 Mar 2024

Five newly approved climate projects ready for delivery on the ground

Five project agreements were signed at the Green Climate Fund’s (GCF) 38th Board meeting, which took place on 4-7 March in Kigali, Rwanda.

15 Mar 2024

Green Climate Fund and Somalia: Accelerated USD 100 million investment partnership

Mogadishu, Somalia – The Green Climate Fund’s (GCF) Executive Director, Mafalda Duarte headed the first-ever GCF delegation to Somalia, announcing an accelerated programme of climate action investment – anticipated at USD 100 million over the next year.

12 Mar 2024

Green Climate Fund: USD 1.26 billion for climate action in developing countries

Kigali, Rwanda – Hosted by Rwanda, the 38th Board meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) took place between 5-7 March, the first Board meeting of the year. The meeting began with a memorial to honour GCF Board member, Daniel Machado da Fonseca, from Brazil, who passed away on 3 March.

8 Mar 2024