To provide the fairest and most holistic assessment of submitted entries, GCF has put together ten review panels from North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North Africa/Middle East, Eastern/Southern Africa, Western Africa, South Asia, East Asia, and Asia Pacific. Each panel consists of renowned experts from different spheres of society and with competences in different fields relevant to the issue, from academic experts to leaders within civil society, politics and diplomacy. There are two rounds of rigorous assessment.