On 26-28 February 2019 the 22nd meeting of the GCF Board was held in Songdo, Korea and chaired by a new selected Executive Director Yannick Glemaric. The Board approved nine new climate resilience and low emission projects totaling USD 440 million in GCF resources, took steps to strengthen operations, reinforce standards and close policy rights. The meeting also approved the selection of nine new project partners to become Accredited Entities to GCF.
The Green Climate Fund has set the tentative timeline for its twenty-second Board meeting. The timeline lists key dates leading to the Board meeting, where the 24 Board members decide on funding proposals brought forward by GCF Accredited Entities.
On October 24, 2018, the National Press Center hosted a press conference for representatives of the national mass media on the theme: “Priority areas of cooperation with the Green Climate Fund”.
The 21st meeting of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) Board ended in Bahrain, approving over one billion dollars of new projects and programmes to support climate action in developing countries, and formally launching the Fund’s first replenishment.
A regular meeting of the Interagency Working Group: a framework of a joint project comprising the UNDP, UNEP and the Uzhydromet “Green Climate Fund Readiness Programme in Uzbekistan” was held on October 5, 2018 and dedicated to the selection of project proposals for the Green Climate Fund.