The Climate Vulnerable Forum was created in 2009 at the initiative of the Maldives together with 10 other founding member states from different regions who gathered to address a common threat. Today, 48 developing countries are members of the CVF, representing a significant proportion of those nations most vulnerable to global climate change.
The membership of the Climate Vulnerable Forum spans Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America and the Pacific. Each CVF member designates national focal points (consult list).
Member states of the Climate Vulnerable Forum:
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Barbados, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, Fiji, The Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Kiribati, Lebanon, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Niger, Palau, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Senegal, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Viet Nam and Yemen.
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