SGP celebrates the International Day for South-South Cooperation
The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation celebrates developments made in recent years by regions and countries in the south and highlights UN system’s efforts to work on technical cooperation among developing countries. South-South cooperation is collaboration among peoples and countries of the South, involving two or more countries, that seeks to improve national well-being, national and collective self-reliance and the achievement of internationally agreed development goals, including the 2030 Agenda. In the Pacific and in other...
 
Celebrating the life of Taghi Farvar, a global champion of nomads and indigenous peoples and community conserved territories and areas (ICCAs)
Throughout our evolutionary history, human beings have migrated and moved in response...
 
SGP celebrates 25th anniversary at the Sixth GEF Assembly
On the occasion of GEF Small Grants Programme’s (SGP) 25th anniversary, SGP held a reception at the Sixth GEF Assembly to celebrate its work with civil society organizations (CSO) and local communit...

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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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SGP events at CBD COP 14...
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SGP celebrates the International Day for South-Sou...
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Community water security in Lao People's Democrati...
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Celebrating the life of Taghi Farvar, a global cha...
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SGP celebrates 25th anniversary at the Sixth GEF A...
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Changing Lives - Solar power electrifies a childre...
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Heart of the Spirit: Traditional Fijian voyaging b...
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Diamonds of the Andes: Conserving Genetic Resource...
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A Mighty Wind: Powering a sustainable future in Af...
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ICCA-GSI engages Natural Justice...