English  |  Español  |  Français
Knowledge Base

Search criteria

Information Types

  • Press Releases (7)


  • Added or updated since:

  • Custom range...


  • Dry and Sub-Humid Lands Biodiversity (7)

Press Release

UN Convention on Desertification Designates GEF as a Source of Funding for Projects in Developing Countries

Havana, Cuba, September 5, 2003 – The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) has designated the Global Environment Facility (GEF) as a financial mechanism to assist developing countries in implementing the Convention. The decision was made by more than 100 countries attending an international meeting in Havana that ended today, UNCCD’s Sixth Session of the Conference of the Parties

Publication Date