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  GEF Related Conventions & Options for Civil Society/NGO involvement

The GEF provides funding to assist developing countries in meeting the objectives of international environmental conventions. The GEF serves as "financial mechanism" for four conventions:
 

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The above conventions provide broad strategic guidance to the GEF Council. The GEF Council converts this broad guidance into operational criteria (guidelines) for GEF projects. 

Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) participate in the GEF activities and assist in the design, execution, and monitoring of projects.

The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification Convention on Biological Diversity
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

  



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