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2009 World Environment Day
Bhutan:On 5th June, speeches of UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon, and Lyonpo Nado Rinchen, Deputy Minister of National Environment Commission were
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On Once Ignored Lands Brazilian Farmers Find Money Grows on Trees
But now, it turns out, the cerrado has become the most lucrative part of the Santos farm, ever since the Centro de Agricultura Alternativa (Centre
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Re-launching the Global Environment Facility—Small Grants Progamme in Papua New Guinea
Last September 08, 2010, the Global Environment Facility – Small Grants Programme(GEF-SGP) was officially re-launched on the beautiful Bilia Island
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SGP Cuba signs Cooperation Agreement with the Latin World Film Studies Program
The GEF Small Program (SGP) in Cuba signed cooperation Agreement with the Latin World Film Studies Program to promote knowledge as a key tool for
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Aquaponics - The Genesis of an Industry in Barbados
Located in the South-Central hills of Barbados in the Caribbean, is a small low-income village called Bairds, with no more than 30 houses and 150
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SGP Grantee in Tunisia Receives Presidential Award
Last June 14, the Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development of Tunisia, Mr. Nadhir Hamada, presented the 2010 Presidential Award for
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Tortoise Conservation in Bulgaria
Location: Village Banya, Municipality Nessebar, BulgariaIn June 2008 Gea Chelonia Foundation initiated a project aiming to work for the protection
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First Rent-a-Bike Service in Macedonia
An SGP Project started in 2008 in partnership with the Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning, the City of Skopje, the British Embassy in
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National Coordinator of the GEF Small Grants Programme won Benazir Bhutto Human Rights Award
Masood Lohar, the National Coordinator of the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) implemented by UNDP in Pakistan received the "Benazir Bhutto Human
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Local Solutions to Wastewater Problems
Wastewater treatment is a rare luxury in rural areas of Armenia, and domestic wastewater is subjected to either direct disposal to water bodies or
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Major partnership to help manage local resources in the Pacific
On World Environment Day, June 5, NZAID, the New Zealand Government's aid and development agency, and the Global Environment Facility Small Grants
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Environmental Education: A Great Combination
A second grant from GEF SGP enabled the foundation to establish a small endowment fund to support their activities, and this year they received a
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