Recently, RAED was elected to be the President of the Global Environment Facility for Civil Society Organizations Network (GEF-CSOs Network) for two years from November 2015 to November 2017. RAED won this position in the recent CSO elections. Eng. Essam Nada, the Executive Director of RAED and the Regional Focal Point for North Africa, got the consensus of all participants during the elections of the Coordinating Committee of the Civil Society Organizations Network.