Global publication "Youth in Action: Experiences from the Small Grants Programme"

As we collectively address the global climate and nature crises, it is absolutely critical to engage youth as agents of change, creative entrepreneurs and innovators. Through education, science and technology, young people are scaling up their efforts and skills to accelerate concrete actions.

Merry Christmas and Happy new year!

The GEF SGP Team in Ukraine congratulates colleagues, partners and friends with the New Year holidays! We wish you and your families Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

May 2022 bring you only good news, positive changes and good health. We wish you peace and well-being, as well as sustainable development, effective environmental solutions and prosperity to your communities!


The Third Joint Evaluation of the Small Grants Programme (SGP), conducted by the Independent Evaluation Offices of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), was presented at the GEF’s 60th Council meeting and at UNDP’s Executive Board meeting in June 2021, as SGP reaches the milestone of 30 years of implementation amid unprecedented global env

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E-learning opportunities from the UNDP Learning for Nature Programme

Learning for Nature is a premier e-learning programme brought by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). This programme connects biodiversity policymakers, change-makers, and on-the-ground subject matter experts to facilitate: 1) the delivery of the Convention on Biological Diversity’s Aichi Biodiversity Targets, and 2) the achievement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.


Here at the GEF SGP Ukraine, people are at the core of everything we do. So, in this uncertain time we want to reach out to let you know that we are here for you.

We are following the guidance of the UN System and the Government of Ukraine as the matter continues to develop, and are ensuring we take the necessary actions to assist in reducing its impact to the Programme.

We would like to offer an extended on-line support for our grantee-partners in reporting, grant management, joint work on risk reduction measures, as well as other emerging issues.

SPRU grant programme Final Workshop, May 23, 2019

Knowledge Fair participants

On May 23, more than 20 civil society organizations active in the field of community policing including twelve grantees of the SPRU grant programme from six regions of Ukraine organized the Community Sustainable Development and Safety Knowledge Fair to showcase best practice and grassroots initiatives that contributed to enhanced dialogue and partnership between the police and local communities.