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ContactOrganizationCSIR-National Institute of Oceanography by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 16, 2014 09:42 AM
The National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) with its headquarters at Dona Paula, Goa, and regional centers at Kochi, Mumbai and Visakhapatnam, is one of the 38 constituent laboratories of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi. NIO was established on 1 January 1966 following the International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE) in early 1960s. The institute has grown today into a large oceanographic laboratory of international repute. The focus of research has been on observing and understanding the special oceanographic features that the North Indian basin offers. The inferences from this research have been reported in about 5000 research articles so far.
Plone Conference 2014 from Oct 29, 2014 08:00 AM to Oct 31, 2014 06:00 PM Thistle Grand Hotel, Bristol, UK, by Christian Ledermann
Whether you are new to Plone, a core developer, integrator, front-end designer, or user; the annual Plone Conference is the opportunity to learn from others and take away new skills, ideas and contacts.
ContactOrganizationMonitoring for Environment and Security in Africa (MESA) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 09:58 AM
MESA program was proposed through the Ouagadougou Declaration signed in September 2010 by the African Union Commission, the ACP Secretariat and the African Regional Economic Communities. The aim of the program is to ensure continuity of past investments on the use of Earth Observation data in Africa (e.g. PUMA and AMESD) and to provide an initial contribution to the GMES and Africa Initiative, which was called upon through the Maputo Declaration in October 2006 and included in the Joint EU-Africa Strategy as of December 2007.
Biodiversity, Environmental & Communities Field Coordinator (IUCN) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 09:22 AM
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is seeking a Biodiversity, Environmental & Communities Field Coordinator (BECFC) to be responsible for coordinating and implementing field activities under the Biodiversity & Environmental Awareness core program area of IUCN Lao PDR which includes planning & development, implementation, and monitoring & reporting (Application Deadline: 5 August 2014).
Programme Coordinator, Bangladesh Country Office (IUCN) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 09:11 AM
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is seeking a Programme Coordinator to coordinate the IUCN Bangladesh Programme at the country level to ensure effective and timely development, planning, delivery, monitoring, and evaluation of an integrated and coherent programme for IUCN Bangladesh (Application Deadline: 31 July 2014).
Biodiversity, Environmental & Communities Project Officer (IUCN) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 09:22 AM
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is seeking a Biodiversity, Environmental & Communities Project Officer (BEAPO) to be responsible for coordinating and implementing field activities under the Biodiversity & Environmental Awareness core program area of IUCN Lao PDR which includes planning & development, implementation, and monitoring & reporting (Application Deadline: 5 August 2014).
Director Of Communications (WWF) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 08:35 AM
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is looking for a Director of Communications who will be responsible for the development of WWF Singapore’s communication strategy and will contribute to its organisation strategic planning process (Application Deadline: 10 August 2014).
Senior Finance/Investment Manager, Smart Fishing Initiative (WWF) by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 15, 2014 05:51 AM
The Smart Fishing Initiative(SFI) is looking for Senior Finance/Investment Manager for Fisheries, in close cooperation with other Marine GIs, the Global Marine Program and the Market Transformation GI, to transform the Seafood and Fisheries Finance and Investment Businesses to support restoration of fish-stocks and marine ecosystems to enable sustainability and long-term resource and social security (Application Deadline: 31 July 2014).
Webinar: Groundwater and Climate Adaptation in the Bengal Basin Jul 17, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM Global, by Montakan Chimmuang
In a webinar on July 17 (1100 GMT), a University College London based hydrogeologist Mohammad Shmasudduha (Shams) will discuss how various climatic, hydrological, and agricultural factors have affected groundwater storage in the Bengal Basin… right from the global up to the basin level.
FileMapping ecosystem services provided by benthic habitats in the European North Atlantic Ocean by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 14, 2014 01:21 PM
Mapping and assessing the ecosystem services provided by benthic habitats are a highly valuable source of information for understanding their current and potential benefits to society. The main objective of this investigation is to assess and map the ecosystem services provided by benthic habitats of the European North Atlantic Ocean, in the context of “Mapping and Assessment of Ecosystems and their Services” (MAES) programme, the European Biodiversity Strategy and the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive.
FileTales from a thousand and one ways to integrate marine ecosystem components when assessing the environmental status by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 28, 2014 08:22 AM
Assessing the environmental status of marine ecosystems is useful when communicating key messages to policymakers or the society, reducing the complex information of the multiple ecosystem and biodiversity components and their important spatial and temporal variability into manageable units. Taking into account the ecosystem components to be addressed (e.g. biological, chemical, physical), the numerous biodiversity elements to be assessed (e.g. from microbes to sea mammals), the different indicators needed to be studied (e.g. in Europe, 56 indicators of status have been selected), and the different assessment scales to be undertaken (e.g. from local to regional sea scale), some criteria to define spatial scales and some guidance on aggregating and integrating information is needed.
ContactOrganizationNational Water Research Center (NWRC) by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 10, 2014 03:06 PM
The ultimate objective of NWRC is to optimize water use, minimize different water losses and maximize water availability while the specific objectives can be formulated as follow:- Study, outline and propose long-term policies for managing water resources in Egypt. Solve the technical and applied problems associated with general policies for irrigation, drainage and water resources. Carry out investigations and research work connected with the extension of agricultural lands. Find the means for utilizing the water resources of the country in the most efficient and cost-effective way. Propose measures for environmentally sound development of the irrigation and drainage systems
FileMarine Spatial Planning in Practice – Transitioning from Planning to Implementation by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 28, 2014 08:40 AM
This document, “Marine Spatial Planning in Practice – Transitioning from Planning to Implementation”, presents the preliminary findings from an on-going initiative being undertaken by the United Nations Environment Programme and the Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel of the Global Environment Facility (GEF/STAP), in collaboration with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and a range of contributing partners. The initiative aims to strengthen the practical use of Marine Spatial Planning (MSP)1 and contribute to implementation of CBD COP Decision XI/18 C2 related to MSP, work of UNEP towards ecosystem-based marine and coastal management across Regional Seas, GEF guidance, and relevant national, regional and global efforts.
IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 from Nov 12, 2014 08:00 AM to Nov 19, 2014 06:00 PM Sydney, Australia, by Damaris Waigwa
The IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 is a landmark global forum on protected areas. The Congress will share knowledge and innovation, setting the agenda for protected areas conservation for the decade to come. Building on the theme "Parks, people, planet: inspiring solutions", it will present, discuss and create original approaches for conservation and development, helping to address the gap in the conservation and sustainable development agenda.
Monitoring and Adapting to Change on the Coast from Apr 22, 2015 08:00 AM to Apr 24, 2015 06:00 PM Capetown, South Africa, by Damaris Waigwa
The CoastGIS conferences were conceived and structured to foster an increase in knowledge of GIS and related information technologies among technical people and for researchers in the fields of marine science and coastal zone management. Over the years, as coastal/marine researchers and managers have become more IT literate, especially in regard to GIS and, now, online web services, the conferences continue to provide a showcase for new developments in information management and dissemination technology as well as a learning experience for all involved in coastal zone decision making – researchers, technicians and managers in educational institutions, public authorities and commercial firms.
ContactPersonProf. Dr. Hari Eko Irianto by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 08, 2014 12:51 PM
National Coordinator for Indonesia, Research Center for Fisheries Management and Conservation
ContactPersonMs Marion Antonette Abuel Daclan by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 08, 2014 12:45 PM
Project Associate, United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), SCS SFM Project
ContactOrganizationRed sea Ports Authority by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 07, 2014 07:29 AM
Located ports and marinas of the body along the coast of the Red Sea and Gulf of Suez and Aqaba The importance of these ports, and set it apart for being a window Arab Republic of Egypt to the Levant, linking Egypt and a large number of Arab Mashreq countries and the countries of Almcherqin Near and Far East Africa
FileTVA NA-14-69 P4 DEPI - GEF - Task Mgr by Montakan Chimmuang — last modified Jul 04, 2014 08:21 AM
TVA NA-14-69 P4 DEPI - GEF - Task Mgr
Bangladesh Hilsa Documentry by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Jul 04, 2014 08:09 AM
Bangladesh Fisheries Research Institute (BFRI) - Bay Of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystem (BOBLME) Project. Hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha) conservation management in Bangladesh. Hilsa fisheries management action plan (HFMAP) in Bangladesh. Protection of spawning grounds for ensuring maximum spawning and protection of nursery grounds for maximum recruitment. Food safety net coverage is ensured for hilsa fishers during hilsa and jatka (baby hilsa) ban periods.
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