Monday, 23 July 2018 19:43
SGP 25th anniversary: Local action, global impact FeaturedWritten by Gentiana Xhavara
- Type: Report/Publication, Global Publication
- Languages: English
- Focal Areas: Biodiversity, Climate Change Mitigation, Land Degradation, Sustainable Forest Management, International Waters, Chemicals and Waste, Community-Based Adaption
- Priority Groups: Indigenous Peoples, Women, Youth, Persons with Disabilities
- Region: Africa, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, Europe and the CIS, Latin America and the Caribbean
This is a publication to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Small Grants Programme. With more than 21,000 projects carried out by civil society organizations and local communities and a comprehensive approach, working at multiple scales with a wide range of stakeholders, these innovative solutions have transformed the lives of local communities while at the same time achieving global environmental benefits. Today, SGP is recognized as one o most successful investments that support civil society and community initiatives.