CIF 2012 Partnership Forum

The Climate Investment Funds 2012 Partnership Forum was held in Istanbul, Turkey on November 6-7, 2012. - Photos: Shutterstock
The meeting was held at the Hilton Istanbul Hotel and Exhibition Center.
The CIF Governance Committee Meetings and other events took place from October 30-November 5, 2012.
Also held were pilot country meetings for all CIF programs among others.- Photo: Faraways/Shutterstock
The Forum had a high-level plenary session, panels featuring stakeholder perspectives and experiences.


The Climate Investment Funds 2012 Partnership Forum, co-hosted with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), provided a unique opportunity for diverse stakeholders – governments, civil society, indigenous peoples, private sector, and others – to contribute to understand the linkages between climate change and development as they have been addressed within the context of the Climate Investment Funds (CIF). As all CIF programs (on clean technology, forest investments, climate resilience and scaling up renewable energy in low income countries) are moving into implementation of investments at the country level, the Forum focused on effective on-the-g