25 Nov 2015 | IW:LEARN
Group launches two reports on how to build “blue economy” in the East Asian Seas Region
Danang, Vietnam—Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) launches two new reports this week at the East Asian Seas Congress 2015 in Danang, Vietnam, exploring the potential for building a “blue economy” in the region. The reports emphasize the importance of coasts and oceans to business in the region and call for increased investment in coast...
08 Sep 2015 | kcdp.co.ke
Revamping of KCDP Website Ongoing
The ICT Team from KMFRI in collaboration with KCDP are currently revamping the KCDP website in Pwani University at Kilifi County
01 Sep 2015 | IW:LEARN
CTI-SEA releases Experience Note on designing the Payment for Ecosystem Services in Taytay, Palawan
The Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle-Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA) project published its first experience note on designing the Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) in Taytay, Palawan on 27 August 2015. The issue talks about PES as the sustainable financing strategy that was chosen by the community to sustainably manage their coastal resources and the ecosystem services ...
07 Aug 2015 | seafdec.org
U.S. Secretary of State announces the Oceans and Fisheries Partnership project
On 6 August 2015 at the 22nd ASEAN Regional Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Secretary of State John Kerry announced the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Oceans and Fisheries Partnership project with an initial commitment of $4.3 million that will combat illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing and seafood fraud in the Asia-Pacific region.
22 Jul 2015 | themedpartnership.org
The MedPartnership Launches its Online Bibliography
The MedPartnership project has recently made available its online bibliography. The 6-year project comes to an end in December 2015 and has developed more than 200 reports, fact sheets and workshop training material.
16 Jul 2015 | ctknetwork.org
Monetizing Nature: Putting a Price on the Oceans
A marine scientist has placed a ‘minimum figure’ on the value of the seven seas in an effort to revive conservation. But isn’t the monetisation of nature a risky business?
29 Jun 2015 | ffa.int
FFA meeting to set direction on Future for Pacific Fisheries
Sunday 28th June, Funafuti, TUVALU – Pacific ministers for Fisheries from all corners of the region arrived in Tuvalu’s capital Funafuti on the weekend to join local communities for a traditional Sunday to’onai feast. The family-style feast, hosted by Tuvalu’s Minister for Fisheries, Hon. Elisala Pita has set the tone for a similarly rich discussion at the 11th Fisheries Ministerial, from 30th ...
22 Jun 2015 | sites3.iwlearn3.webfactional.com
Flood and Drought Management Tools project at HAII (18 May 2015 – 5 June 2015)
During the three-week Thailand visit by the Danish Hydraulic Institute team (Jakob Luchner and Neils Riegels) from the F&DMT project, Danish Hydraulic Institute (DHI), Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), Thai Meteorological Department (TMD), Royal Irrigation Department (RID), The International Water Association (IWA), and Hydro and Agro Informatics Institute (HAII), two mee...