FAO and the GEF

Partnering for sustainable agri-food systems and the environment

Addressing the world's most challenging environmental issues, together






GEF Funding



In depth
GEF-8 opportunities

The GEF-8 program offers new opportunities for collaboration and impact to achieve sustainable and scalable results.

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Global footprint

The partnership's portfolio extends across focal areas and impact programs to deliver environmental benefits at a global level.

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Knowledge and lessons

Learnings and good practices from the FAO-GEF portfolio are guiding the path a more robust, efficient and impactful programming. 

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Stories of impact
Global Environment Facility tasks FAO and IFAD to lead new $230 million agrifood systems transformation program

The initiative aims to support shifts towards sustainable nature-positive production and efficient value chains for crops, commodities, livestock, and aquaculture.

New tuna fisheries project poised to ensure all major tuna stocks are fished sustainably by 2027

This ambitious goal is part of efforts towards more sustainable tuna fishing and biodiversity conservation in the ocean areas beyond national jurisdiction (ABNJ).

Accelerating agri-food systems transformation for planetary health through the FOLUR Impact Program

Despite alarming degradation trends, clear opportunities exist to reduce pressure on landscapes and ecosystems and improve the sustainability of agri-food systems.

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