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08 Jun 2018 by eve - report - English Meeting report: Building International Partnership to Enhance Science-Based Ecosystem Approaches
The meeting, ‘Building International Partnership to Enhance Science-Based Ecosystem Approaches’ was convened by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of t...
29 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Establishment of a Marine Protected Area (MPA) in Tatoareng Subdistrict, Kepulauan Sangihe District, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia
The objective of the study is to determine the status of the biophysical and socioeconomic conditions of the communities involved for the establishment of marine protected area in Tatoareng Subdistrict. The coral reef condition in the Tatoareng Su...
29 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Final Report on the Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment in the NE Coast of Sabah: Turtle Islands Park and Tun Mustapha Park and Climate Change VA in the NE Coasts of Sabah: Options for CCA Strategies for Turtles Nesting and Hatchling
Coastal regions, particularly small islands and sensitive coastal ecosystem are known to be highly vulnerable due to climate change, based on global and regional models. Small islands, such the Turtle Islands in the east coast of Sabah, and coasta...
29 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Marine Profiling of Marudu Bay, Sabah, Malaysia
In this report, we present the results of a comprehensive review of literature on the biota (fishes, marine invertebrates, other aquatic vertebrates like marine mammals and reptiles, corals and coral reef indicators, seagrasses, and mangroves) and...
29 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Academic paper on “Restricting the Size of Groupers (Serranidae) Exported from Indonesia in the Live Reef Food Fish Trade”
Indonesia is the largest exporter of live groupers for the live reef fish food trade. This fisheries sub-sector plays an important role in the livelihoods of fishing communities, especially those living on small islands. As a member of the Coral T...
28 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Oceanographic Study of Turtle Islands Marine Park
This study was conducted to gather information from past studies related to physical oceanography in TIP, to facilitate a field survey of the reef balls that possibly produce a negative impact on the islands, to measure current speed and direction...
26 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 CTI Project Mapping Tool - Project Completion Report and User Guide
The main goal of the CTI Maptool is to provide CTI stakeholders (governments, donors, implementers) a joint platform to consolidate their project information and review it for potential synergies, gaps or conflicts. The main objectives of this pro...
26 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Turtle Islands Wildlife Sanctuary Climate Risk and Vulnerability Assessment
This study included the assessment of natural disaster risks, including earthquakes and soil liquefaction, in addition to typhoons, floods, rain-induced landslides, storm surges, and sea level rise. The assessment profile serves as a basis to form...
12 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Costing of the National Plan of Action of Indonesia
As part of its support to the Coral Triangle Initiative, in particular to the Financial Resources Working Group, ADB pledged to support processes towards the costing of the National Plans of Action. ADB RETA 7813 supported the costing exercise for...
12 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Vulnerability Assessment and Climate Change Adaptation in South Minahasa
The Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle: Southeast Asia (CTI–SEA) is an ADB regional technical assistance project (RETA 7813) designed to assist Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines (CT3) in implementing the Coral Tri...
11 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Climate Change Vulnerability and Disaster Risk Assessment Study of Balabac Municipality, Palawan
This study recommends appropriate climate change adaptation and risk reduction measure to help address present and potential climate related problems in the municipality. This includes floods, storm, surges, landslides, and sea level rise. The stu...
09 Dec 2017 by lmcaballero - report - project: 3589 Marine turtle landing, hatching, and predation at Turtle Islands Park, Sabah, Malaysia
For this report, the long-term marine turtle landing and hatching data from TIP were analyzed. Field sampling was also conducted to determine the predation of turtle eggs incubated at the hatcheries in the park.
10 Oct 2017 by eve - report REGIONAL OCEANS GOVERNANCE - Making Regional Seas Programmes, Regional Fishery Bodies and Large Marine Ecosystem Mechanisms Work Better Together
The development of regional governance for the protection of the environment and its biodiversity is unquestionably a cornerstone of international environmental law and policy. With regard to marine and coastal issues, regional oceans governance h...
11 Sep 2017 by eve - report Economic Valuation of Large Marine Ecosystems
Report from the IUCN workshop, July 29-30, 2007.
07 Jul 2017 by jarle - report Pillar 1.1: Mobilizing Finance and Scaling up InvestmentGood Practices Toward Meeting the SDGs
One-pager describing the contribution on Mobilizing Finance and Scaling up InvestmentGood Practices Toward Meeting the SDGs in Session 1.1 of the IWc8. Adrian Ross. PEMSEA
07 Jul 2017 by jarle - report Financial Architecture for the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI‐CFF)
One-pager on Financial Architecture for the Coral Triangle Initiative onCoral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI‐CFF) prepared for IWC8 Session 1.1. Arunkumar Abraham, ADB/GEF Senior Environment Specialist (Consultant), Asian Development Bank
07 Jul 2017 by jarle - report Jamaica Case Study - IWC8 - Session 1.1 - Coello
case study for session 1.1 from Alfredo Coello, project manager crew
07 Jun 2017 by eve - report Study of the Concept of Large Marine Ecosystems and its Institutional Relevance for Ecosystem-based Management and Development (2012)
The LME approach can result in considerably improved cross-sectorial coordination and collaboration on coastal and marine management when there are long-term commitments from countries to establish LME-based institutions, such as the Benguela Curr...
23 May 2017 by eve - report Stress, sustainability, and development of Large Marine Ecosystems during climate change: policy and implementation (2013)
The Conference at the John F. Kennedy Library.
23 May 2017 by eve - report TWAP Large Marine Ecosystems - Status and Trends
Recognizing the value of large marine ecosystems (LMEs) and other transboundary water systems (open ocean, groundwater aquifers, lakes and reservoirs, and river basins), their continued degradation, the fragmented approach to their management, and...

 

 

 

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