GUPES Consultative Forum

The consultative meeting was held in Nairobi on November 19, 2010. The forum adopted a number of decisions, recommendations and initiatives aimed at converting GUPES into a living and dynamic structure.

Some of the key outcomes from the Nairobi meeting are as follows:
      • The adoption of a GUPES Charter and related By-Laws
      • The appointment of an interim Steering Committee
      • The adoption of key elements of an evolving Action Plan
      • The decision to strategically mainstream GUPES into the Rio+20 process and to formally launch the partnership during the Rio +20 Summit; among others.

GUPES Partners

GUPES seeks to partner with actors from the private sector, development partners, research centers, and other organizations with similar or related objectives to achieve its objectives.

 

Members pose with Mr. Ibrahim Thiaw, Director of DEPI, during the GUPES Consultative Forum

Members pose with Mr. Ibrahim Thiaw, Director of DEPI, during the GUPES Consultative Forum