Global Environmental Facility (GEF)

Global Environmental Facility (GEF)

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) unites 182 member governments — in partnership with international institutions, nongovernmental organizations, and the private sector — to address global environmental issues.

An independent financial organization, the GEF provides grants to developing countries and countries with economies in transition for projects related to biodiversity, climate change, international waters, land degradation, the ozone layer, and persistent organic pollutants. These projects benefit the global environment, linking local, national, and global environmental challenges and promoting sustainable livelihoods.

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GEF Secretariat

1818 H Street, NW, MSN G6-602
Washington, DC 20433 USA
Tel: (202) 473-0508
Fax: (202) 522-3240/3245

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