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Brazil Current 39 Giwa Regional Assessment

This report presents the results of the strategic impact assessment carried out for marine and freshwater resources and the associated living resources of the Brazil Current region, which is part of the Global International Waters Assessment Project GIWA-UNEP/GEF. The scoring procedure was based on: (i) expert opinion obtained during workshops, with the participation of experts on the Brazil Current with different scientific backgrounds and from several institutions and geographical regions of Brazil Current; (ii) expert advice; and (iii) information and data gathered from different sources. The results from the first Scaling & Scoping exercise for the Brazil Current region was based on a workshop with the participation of experts with different backgrounds and regional knowledge.

584: Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA)

10 Jan 2014


Brazil Current 39 Giwa Regional Assessment.pdf