Obligations of Members
ACTIVITY LEVELS AND OBLIGATIONS OF MEMBERS
Members of the GEF-NGO Network/organizations must maintain a level of activity and involvement in GEF-related activities in order to justify their continued accreditation/ membership in the Network. A procedure for review and renewal of accreditation/membership is being put in place in conjunction with the GEF Secretariat.
PERFORMANCE AND CODE OF CONDUCT
Member organizations, Regional Focal Points, the Central Focal Point, members of the Coordination Committee, sub-committees and task forces and all other officers and representatives of the GEF-NGO Network, should adhere to the Network Code of Conduct.
By becoming a GEF-accredited NGO or accepting a position as an elected RFP or CFP to be part of the GEF-NGO Coordination Committee, it is understood that the members accept, in principle, the ideas, operating principles, practices and ethics embedded in the foundation of the GEF as well as the GEF-NGO Network.
Members of the GEF-NGO Network must meet certain obligations including:
- Contribute to the development and implementation of GEF policies and programmes
- Share their expertise and experience with other members of the Network and the GEF
- Participate as appropriate in activities organized by the Network
- Maintain their non-profit status and a level of activity and involvement in activities related to the GEF focal areas.