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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.
06 Aug 2015 | seafdec.org
Symposium on Strategy for Fisheries Resources Enhancement in the Southeast Asian Region organized by SEAFDEC
The Symposium on Strategy for Fisheries Resources Enhancement in the Southeast Asian Region organized by SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) with the cooperation of the Aquaculture Department (AQD) and Secretariat in Pattaya, Thailand on 27-30 July 2015. Attended by more than 80 participants representing the SEAFDEC Member Countries (Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippi...
06 Aug 2015 | seafdec.org
Regional Inception Workshop for JTF-6 Program on the Promotion of Sustainable Fisheries Resources Enhancement Measures in Critical Habitats/Fishing Grounds in Southeast Asia orchestrated by SEAFDEC
Mobilizing the outputs of the SEAFDEC Symposium on Strategy for Fisheries Resources Enhancement in the Southeast Asian Region, the Regional Inception Workshop for JTF-6 Program on the Promotion of Sustainable Fisheries Resources Enhancement Measures in Critical Habitats/Fishing Grounds in Southeast Asia was subsequently arranged by SEAFDEC on 31 July 2015 also in Pattaya, Thailand. Funded by th...
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?
13 Jul 2015 | kcdp.co.ke
Kenya Coastal Development Project Embarks on Training Staff on Participatory Intergrated Development (PICD) at Mombasa Beach Hotel
Kenya Coastal Development Project, (KCDP) has embarked on a weeklong training workshop on Participatory Integrated Development Process (PICD) for its staff
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...
18 Jun 2015 | IW:LEARN
Essential EAFM trainings in Malaysia lead to deeper trust and confidence among stakeholders combatting overfishing
The Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle-Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA) published its second experience note on building know-how on the application of the ecosystem approach to fisheries management (EAFM) in Sabah on 18 June 2015. The paper discussed lessons and benefits from working closely with partners from the Department of Fisheries Sabah (DOF) Sabah and DOF Malaysia ...