CIF Trust Fund Invites Private Sector Observer Nominations

26 October 2011: The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) is inviting nominations for private sector observers for the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) as well as for the three Sub-Committees of the Strategic Climate Fund: the Forest Investment Program (FIP), the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR), and the Scaling-up Renewable Energy Program (SREP).

Observers will be selected for the term 2012-2013, and should come from business umbrella organizations or associations with verifiable connections to networks that are actively engaged on issues relevant to CIF. The selection process will be led by Business for a Better World (BSR) in coordination with an independent steering committee. Observers can make verbal interventions, add agenda items and recommend external experts to speak on specific agenda items. The application deadline is 7 November 2011. [Call for nominations] [Climate Change Policy & Practice story about call for CSO observers]