Established in 1992, the year of the Rio Earth Summit, the GEF Small Grants Programme embodies the very essence of sustainable development by "thinking globally acting locally". By providing financial and technical support to projects that conserve and restore the environment while enhancing people's well-being and livelihoods, SGP demonstrates that community action can maintain the fine balance between human needs and environmental imperatives.

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Suriname: Protection and conservation of Biodiversity in Lespansie
Nigeria: SGP support re-establishment of endangered species of monkey

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25 years making waves to save the ocean...

 The world celebrates the World Oceans Day to bring awareness about the key role of oceans in everyday life and inform the public about the impact of ... read more
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SGP participates at the Snow Leopard Forum...

This week, the leaders of the 12 snow leopard range countries, international organizations, researchers, private sector, and civil society organizations ... read more