Forest Peoples Programme Supporting forest peoples’ rights

Submission on the Green Climate Fund Environmental and Social Management System (ESMS)

15 February, 2016

Joint submission of Tebtebba (Indigenous Peoples' International Centre for Policy Research and Education) and Forest Peoples Programme as a response to the Call for for Public Inputs on the Environmental and Social Management System of the Green Climate Fund.

The joint Civil Society Organizations submission on the ESMS contains a set of proposals for procedures aimed at identifying assessing and managing social and environmental risks, while defining roles and responsibilities of the various actors and guidelines for monitoring and reporting.

This submission has been endorsed by a total of 66 indigenous peoples’ organizations, NGO and CSO support groups and networks. Please click here to access the submission document.