SGP's 30th Anniversary: Reflecting on three decades of local action for people and planet - and looking forward to more
This year SGP is celebrating its 30th anniversary, find out how this story began and where it is heading next in this new timeline. ...
 
Small Grants Programme provides emergency support to tackle food insecurity in Ukraine
In less than three months, the war in Ukraine has caused extensive damage across the ...
 
A sweet solution to a mammoth problem: using bees to foster coexistence between people and elephants in South Africa
It's true; elephants are surprisingly afraid of bees. It’s hard to believe that these goliaths are afraid of a small insect, but this fear may help save their lives. Even though their hide...

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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's 30th Anniversary: Reflecting on three decade...
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Small Grants Programme provides emergency support ...
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A sweet solution to a mammoth problem: using bees ...
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Honor the action: SGP reflects on 30 years of bein...
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GEF CEO visits Small Grants Programme organic farm...
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GEF Small Grants Programme supports US$250,000 fo...
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The Queen, the Crown and Conservation...
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Like water for tigers: Protecting tigers in the re...
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Working to make a generational difference...
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IUCN World Conservation Congress...