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Empowering Voices: Women for Forests and Climate Town Hall Resonates with Impactful Insights

Explore the empowering insights shared by diverse women leaders in the “Women for Forests and Climate” Town Hall at COP28. From the captivating opening chant to discussions on gender mainstreaming and addressing power imbalances, discover the profound implications for climate action. Join the journey towards collaboration, inclusivity, and empowerment in the global fight against climate change.

Acre and Emergent Forge Historic Path at COP28: Paving the Way for Forest Conservation Financing

In a groundbreaking move at the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai, Acre, a founding member of the Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCFTF), achieved a historic milestone by becoming the first Brazilian state to sign a Term Sheet with Emergent. This significant step sets the stage for a binding Emissions Reduction […]

Upcoming Technical Exchange – Santa Cruz, Bolivia

SAVE THE DATE! We are thrilled to announce that the next Technical Exchange of the GCF Task Force will be held in Santa Cruz, Bolivia – together with co-organizers Pando and Tarija – from April 23-26, 2024.  In a significant stride toward advancing global climate action, the Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCFTF) is […]

Successful Launches Propel New Forest Economy

Dubai, United Arab Emirates. December 8, 2023 We are excited to share the success of not one but two impactful launches for the ‘Call to Action’ supporting the new forest economy. The first, featuring leaders from the Amazon region, marked a pivotal moment in our commitment to sustainable development. Now, a second launch at the […]

Governors from Around the World Call for $1 Billion Investment at COP28 to Fund the ‘New Forest Economy’

Dubai, United Arab Emirates. December 5, 2023 – We are thrilled to announce the successful launch of a Call to Action for funds to support the new forest economy. This launch, which took place on December 5, 2023, at the 28th Conference of the Parties (COP28) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change […]

Charting the Course: Insights from Asia-Pacific Climate Week 2023 Leading to COP 28

The GCF Task Force’s team in APCW, with Dr. Wahyu Marjaka (Director for Sectoral and Regional’s Mobilization and Resources, MoEF Indonesia). The Asia-Pacific Climate Week (APCW) 2023, held in Johor Bahru and hosted by the Government of Malaysia from November 13 to 17, has emerged as a crucial platform for climate discussions, setting the tone […]

Innovating Climate Solutions: A Brief Recap of the Carbon Digital Conference in Bali

In the ever-evolving landscape of climate action, the fusion of advanced technology with environmental initiatives takes center stage. It’s against this backdrop that the Indonesia Carbon Trade Association (IDCTA), in collaboration with the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA), orchestrated the Carbon Digital Conference 2023. Hosted at the luxurious Apurva Kempinski Hotel in Bali on November […]

Navigating the Bioeconomic Horizon: Workshop Explores a Sustainable Path for the Peruvian Amazon

In the aftermath of a dynamic bioeconomy workshop in Lima, Peru, organized by the Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force in collaboration with the Amazon Regional Commonwealth (MRA), a profound exploration into the Amazon’s economic future unfolded. The workshop, spearheaded by key figures such as Fabiola Muñoz, Country Director of the GCF Task Force, and […]

Amazonas State Bioeconomy Plan will support traditional communities affected by drought

Agenda promoted by the GCF Task Force aims to develop a Bioeconomy Plan to Amazonas The State Secretariat for the Environment (SEMA) participated in the second phase of the Bioeconomy Planning Workshop, promoted by the Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force for Climate and Forests. The meeting took place on November 6th, in Manaus, with […]

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