February 28, 2007
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A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 6, NUMBER 12, DECEMBER 1993
evaluation of the Global Environment Facility, the funding
mechanism established to help developing countries counter global
warming and other global environmental concerns, calls for
fundamental changes in GEF strategies, functions and
organization. Commissioned by GEF participants and its
implementing agencies (the World Bank and the United Nations),
the highly critical report is to be reviewed at a December
meeting in Cartagena, Columbia, and should be released shortly
after. (See New Scientist, p. 4, Dec. 4 1993; Intl.
Environ. Rptr., p. 882, Dec. 1 1993). The first three-year
phase of the program (1991-1993) is summarized in the U.N.
Environment Program's periodical Our Planet (Vol. 5, No.
5, pp. 4-9, 1993).
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