Difference between revisions of "Governors' Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF)"

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A  Knowledge Database is available at www.gcftaskforce-database.org.
A  Knowledge Database is available at www.gcftaskforce-database.org.
|Participants regional actors number=36
|Participants regional actors number=36
|Participants regional actors names=In Brazil: Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Maranhão, Mato Grosso, Pará, Rondônia, Tocantins.
|Participants regional actors names=Acre (Brazil), Amapá (Brazil), Amazonas(Brazil) , Maranhão (Brazil), Mato Grosso (Brazil), Pará (Brazil), Rondônia (Brazil), Tocantins (Brazil),
In Indonesia: Aceh, Central Kalimantan, East Kalimantan, North Kalimantan, Papua, West Kalimantan, West Papua.
Aceh (Indonesia), Central Kalimantan (Indonesia), East Kalimantan (Indonesia), North Kalimantan (Indonesia), Papua (Indonesia), West Kalimantan (Indonesia), West Papua (Indonesia),
In Mexico: Campeche, Chiapas, Jalisco, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Yucatán.
Campeche (Mexico), Chiapas (Mexico), Jalisco (Mexico), Quintana Roo (Mexico), Tabasco (Mexico), Yucatán (Mexico),
In Peru: Amazonas, Huánuco, Loreto, Madre de Dios, Piura, San Martín, Ucayali.
Amazonas (Peru), Huánuco (Peru), Loreto (Peru), Madre de Dios (Peru), Piura (Peru), San Martín (Peru), Ucayali (Peru),
In Colombia: Caquetá.
Caquetá (Colombia),
In Ivory Coast: Bélier, Cavally.
Bélier (Ivory Coast), Cavally (Ivory Coast),
In Nigeria: Cross River State.
Cross River State (Nigeria),
In Spain: Catalonia.
Catalonia (Spain),
In United States: California, Illinois.
California (USA), Illinois (USA).
|Participants supporting partners names=Climate and Land Use Alliance, NORAD, Gordon and Betty Moore foundation
|Participants supporting partners names=Climate and Land Use Alliance (USA), NORAD (Norway), Gordon and Betty Moore foundation (USA).
|Number of members={{Number of members
|Number of members={{Number of members
|Number of members year=2018
|Number of members year=2018

Latest revision as of 12:34, 9 July 2019


Name of initiative Governors' Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF)
LPAA initiative No
NAZCA Initiative No
Website address https://gcftf.org/
Related initiatives
Starting year 2009
End year
Secretariat University of Colorado Law School in Boulder, Colorado, US, e-mail: secretariat@gcftaskforce.org
Organisational structure
Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation University of Colorado Law School in Boulder
Type of lead organisation Academic/Research institution
Location/Nationality of lead organisation United States of America


Description The Governors’ Climate and Forests Task Force (GCF) is a unique subnational collaboration between 35 states and provinces from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Nigeria,

Peru, Ivory Coast, United States, and Spain.

Objectives The GCF seeks to advance jurisdictional programs designed to promote low emissions rural development and reduced emissions from deforestation and land use (REDD+) and link these activities with emerging greenhouse gas (GHG) compliance regimes and other pay-for-performance opportunities.
Activities Financing opportunities, knowledge database, support network, training program, jurisdictional programs for REDD+ and low emissions development, communications and stakeholder engagement.

The GCF is: Integrating jurisdictional REDD+ into broader low-emissions rural development goals; Linking REDD+ with important forest conservation efforts, Including commodity roundtables; Supporting, preserving and improving the livelihoods of forest-dependent communities; and Deepening the ability of subnational efforts to inform—and align with—national processes around REDD+. A Knowledge Database is available at www.gcftaskforce-database.org.

One or two success stories achieved

Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Technical dialogue, Capacity building, Political dialogue
Activity of initiative Knowledge dissemination and exchange, Training and education, Awareness raising and outreach, Knowledge production and innovation
Comments on indicators and goals
How will goals be achieved
Have you changed or strenghtened your goals
Progress towards the goals
How are you tracking progress of your initiative
Available reporting


Participants Number Names
Members 36  
Companies 0
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 0
National states 0
Governmental actors 0
Regional / state / county actors 36 Acre (Brazil),  Amapá (Brazil),  Amazonas(Brazil),  Maranhão (Brazil),  Mato Grosso (Brazil),  Pará (Brazil),  Rondônia (Brazil),  Tocantins (Brazil),  Aceh (Indonesia),  Central Kalimantan (Indonesia),  East Kalimantan (Indonesia),  North Kalimantan (Indonesia),  Papua (Indonesia),  West Kalimantan (Indonesia),  West Papua (Indonesia),  Campeche (Mexico),  Chiapas (Mexico),  Jalisco (Mexico),  Quintana Roo (Mexico),  Tabasco (Mexico),  Yucatán (Mexico),  Amazonas (Peru),  Huánuco (Peru),  Loreto (Peru),  Madre de Dios (Peru),  Piura (Peru),  San Martín (Peru),  Ucayali (Peru),  Caquetá (Colombia),  Bélier (Ivory Coast),  Cavally (Ivory Coast),  Cross River State (Nigeria),  Catalonia (Spain),  California (USA),  Illinois (USA).
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 0 Climate and Land Use Alliance (USA),  NORAD (Norway),  Gordon and Betty Moore foundation (USA).
Number of members in the years
Have only national states as participators No


Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
No No Yes No No No No No No No No No No No No No No No No No No No
Last update: 9 July 2019 11:34:30

Not only have national states as participators