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.

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The below link takes you to visa information for foreigners provided by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Turkey. Although the information in this website is up-to-date, please check with the Turkish Embassy in your respective countries to ensure you know the visa requirements for specific nationalities. You can also see the link for contact numbers of Turkish Embassies in each country.Learn More

Participants experiencing difficulties obtaining an entry visa should contact: Sefik Cardak (email and as soon as possible, providing an explanation of the issue.


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The CIF 2012 Partnership Forum and Associated Meetings was held at the Hilton Istanbul Hotel and Exhibition Center.

Hilton Istanbul Hotel and Exhibition Center
Cumhuriyet Caddesi, 34367 Harbiye, Istanbul - Turkey
Tel: +90 212 315 6000 Fax: +90 212 232 0909

Nearby Hotels

The following hotels have provided advanced negotiated rates for participants of the CIF 2012 Partnership Forum – note however, that internet pre-paid rates – daily spot rates – may be more competitive. All hotels are within a 10-15 minute walk of the venue. As there are several competing events happening in Istanbul during the dates of the Forum, it is highly recommended that hotel reservations are made as soon as possible and before stated cut-off dates.


Other hotels located close to the Hilton Istanbul Hotel can be found