Fourth GEF Assembly Documents Identify Climate Tipping Points

May 2010: The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has published documents for the Fourth GEF Assembly, including a report of its Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (STAP), which highlights that climate change is "even more dangerous than previously expected" and identifies a series of climate change tipping points (GEF/A.4/3).

Other documents include the GEF Fourth Overall Performance Study (GEF/A.4/4) and an introduction to the topics of roundtable discussions that will take place during the Assembly, which will take place in Punta del Este, Uruguay, from 24-28 May 2010 (GEF/A.4/Inf.2). [Fourth GEF Assembly Documents]