Lesson from COP 24: Nepal needs to integrate its agenda with big countries

The 24th meeting of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Katowice, Poland concluded last week with countries agreeing to the terms of the Paris Agreement rulebook, despite attempts by groups of countries to push negotiations towards failure. Onlinekhabar’s Abhaya Raj Joshi caught up with the head of the Nepali […]

Least developed countries like Nepal have special needs: Global Environment Facility

Gustavo Alberto Fonseca is the Director of Programmes at the Global Environment Facility. His responsibilities include overseeing the portfolio of investments in biodiversity, climate change mitigation and adaptation, forests and REDD+, transboundary marine and freshwater conservation, chemicals and sustainable land management. The GEF is involved in 39 projects in Nepal and has provided $217.16 million […]