Axel van Trotsenburg at GEF Assembly
"What is important is that we are seeing that we need urgent action on the entire environmental agenda" - Axel van Trotsenburg, Development Finance Vice President, World Bank.
About the 6th GEF Assembly
The Sixth GEF Assembly and Associated Meetings took place at the Furama International Conference Center in Da Nang, Viet Nam, from June 23-29, 2018.
The GEF Assembly is the governing body of the GEF and is composed of all 183 member countries. It meets every four years at the ministerial level to: review general policies; review and evaluate the GEF’s operation based on reports submitted to Council; review the membership of the Facility; and consider, for approval by consensus, amendments to the Instrument for the Establishment of the Restructured Global Environment Facility on the basis of recommendations by the Council.