Meeting Resources

Outcomes

  • Norway’s $25M contribution to the Governors Climate and Forests Fund, to support implementation of the groundbreaking Rio Branco Declaration and the GCF states’ leadership in protecting forests, reducing carbon pollution, and enhancing livelihoods.

  • GCF member states’ re-affirmation of their commitment to the Rio Branco Declaration, as Governors from Mato Grosso, Para, and Tocantins (Brazil) sign the declaration, which commits to an 80% reduction in deforestation by 2020.

  • Cross River State (Nigeria) and Chiapas (Mexico) signing the groundbreaking Under 2 MOU, joining California, Catalonia, Jalisco and Acre (Brazil) in committing to this major new regional climate deal.

  • Indigenous Peoples Organizations COICA and MesoAmerican Alliance issuing statements of support for GCF and calling for further cooperation between Indigenous Peoples, traditional communities and GCF states, particularly around jurisdictional approaches to REDD+ and low emissions development.

  • Teras Narang, Governor of Central Kalimantan (Indonesia) signing the first ever pledge to create a jurisdiction-wide certification for sustainable palm oil.

  • Three new states joining the GCF: Rondônia (Brazil), and Cavally & Bélier (Ivory Coast)

News

Documents

  • GCF Fund Press Release 19 June EN
  • GCF Press Release 18 June EN
  • GCF Press Release 8 June EN
  • Agenda: June 17 - 18 EN | ES | ID | PT
  • World Cafe Details: EN
  • Annual Meeting Brochure EN | ES | ID | PT
  • Fact Sheet on Rio Branco Declaration and Under 2 MOU EN | ES | ID | PT
  • Rio Branco Declaration EN | ES | ID | PT
  • Registered Attendees EN

Welcome Reception and Closing Dinner

EN | ES | ID | PT

Videos

Remarks from Governor Jorge Aristóteles Sandoval of Jalisco

Photos

View the complete photo album from the 2015 GCF Annual Meeting.

Media

Meeting Venue

June 15 - 16 (by invitation)
Robert Palace
Passeig de Gràcia 107
Barcelona, Catalonia – Spain
June 17 - 18 (public)
Casa Milà (La Pedrera)
Provença, 261-265 - 08008
Barcelona, Catalonia – Spain

Lodging

Near Robert Palace & La Pedrera
Hotel Eurostars Cristal Palace
Diputacio 257 - 08007
Barcelona, Catalonia - Spain
+34 93 3930970
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Gallery Hotel
Rosselló 249 - 08008
Barcelona, Catalonia - Spain
+34 93 4159911
galleryhotel@galleryhoteles.com
Hotel Hesperia Presidente
Avenida Diagonal, 570 - 08021
Barcelona, Catalonia - Spain
+1 212 219 7607 or +34 93 2002111
hhpresidente@nh-hotels.com
Catalonia La Pedrera
Córcega, 368, Eixample - 08037
Barcelona, Catalonia - Spain
+34 93 2081919

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