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Forests and the GEF: A Brief Look at two Decades of Support for Forests

Over its 24-year history, the GEF has recognized the multiple functions of forests and promoted appropriate management systems to develop long-term, sustainable approaches to maintaining forests, the goods and services they provide, and the livelihoods they support.

Publication Author: GEF Secretariat
Pages: 12
Date of Publication: Friday, May 1, 2015
ISBN:
978-1-948690-30-0

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Taking Tropical Deforestation out of Commodity Supply Chains

Many globally traded agriculture products have become indispensable fixtures in the human food chain; making their way into a vast array of foods and goods consumed by billions of people around the world. They represent a significant part of the global commodities trade and have become dominant economic forces in many national and local economies. The environmental footprint of these products in the quest to feed a growing population and meet the aspiration of a rising global middle class has been nothing short of dramatic.

Publication Author: GEF Secretariat
Pages: 8
Date of Publication: Monday, December 1, 2014
ISBN:
978-1-948690-22-5

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Mission to Minamata

How the GEF is helping reduce and eliminate mercury from the global environment.

Publication Author: GEF Secretariat
Pages: 4
Date of Publication: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
ISBN:
978-1-948690-16-4

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