International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network

The document library includes a wide array of outputs from projects (reports, presentations, case studies, terms of reference) as well as other content of interest to GEF International waters. Project managers and GEF International Waters staff are invited to give their feedback or submit case studies, ToRs, or other documentation to be included in the document library (info@iwlearn.org)

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Filter: Biodiversity
01 Aug 2019 - publication - English Scaling up Community Actions for International Waters Management
The GEF Small Grants Programme has supported the implementation of regional Strategic Action Programmes with 1,027 small grant projects in more than forty transboundary waterbodies around the World. SGP experience show that communities when empowe...
01 Aug 2019 - publication - English Blue Economy: Community Solutions
This publication includes examples from across different continents, ecosystems and cultures, but they all address the priorities of livelihoods and conservation in combination and bring benefits on both fronts. By giving local communities an imme...
27 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Site report: El Nido, Philippines
El Nido is a coastal municipality in the north of Palawan in the Philippines. With 18 barangays (the smallest administrative division in the Philippines) and covering 465 square kilometres, the western side of the municipality (Bacuit Bay) has bee...
27 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 [CCRES] Site report: Selayar, Indonesia (Bahasa Indonesia)
Selayar is as an archipelago of 130 islands (26 are inhabited), so the services provided by coastal ecosystems are vital for the food security, livelihoods and welfare of people in local communities. The waters of Selayar are a meeting place for c...
26 Jun 2019 - project-information - project: 4690 - English CCRES Project Booklet
The CCRES Project Development Objective is to design and support the uptake of innovative models for valuing mangrove, seagrass and coral reef ecosystem services with the potential to enhance the sustainability of marine-based enterprise and marin...
26 Jun 2019 - project-information - project: 4690 CCRES Project Booklet (Bahasa Indonesia)
The CCRES Project Development Objective is to design and support the uptake of innovative models for valuing mangrove, seagrass and coral reef ecosystem services with the potential to enhance the sustainability of marine-based enterprise and marin...
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Tools & Training Guide (including download links)
A guide to the innovative tools developed by CCRES for marine planning, analysing systems, sustaining business and promoting change.
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English [CCRES Tools] Rebuilding reef fisheries with marine protected areas (MPAs) toolbox (overview and download link)
The toolbox enables coastal planners and policymakers to support decisions on the total coverage/number, placement and local size of MPAs, in order to sustain and rebuild fisheries and to protect coastal biodiversity. This PDF contains a backgroun...
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English [CCRES Tools] MPA placement optimization tool (overview and download link)
Part of the Rebuilding reef fisheries with MPAs toolbox, the MPA placement tool optimizes larval dispersal around MPAs in order to achieve flexible management objectives, including both biodiversity conservation and fishery benefits.
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English [CCRES Tools] Fish SPACE (Fisheries for Sustaining People’s Access through Conservation and Equitable Systems) (overview and download link)
Fish SPACE is a spatial planning and communication tool that includes a standalone software application, and its accompanying data preparation and user manuals.
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English [CCRES Tools] Policy brief: Priority reefs for conservation and fisheries replenishment (overview and download link)
This brief contains guidelines for prioritising which reefs are best suited to marine biodiversity conservation, versus those best used for reef fisheries.
24 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English [CCRES Tools] Reef React (overview and download link)
Reef React is a software-based model that helps to predict futures of coral reef ecosystems under various climate and human use scenarios to help guide policy and management interventions to reduce negative impacts.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Rebuilding reef fisheries with marine protected areas (MPAs) toolbox
The toolbox enables coastal planners and policymakers to support decisions on the total coverage/number, placement and local size of MPAs, in order to sustain and rebuild fisheries and to protect coastal biodiversity.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Rebuilding reef fisheries with marine protected areas (MPAs) toolbox (policy briefs)
The toolbox enables coastal planners and policymakers to support decisions on the total coverage/number, placement and local size of MPAs, in order to sustain and rebuild fisheries and to protect coastal biodiversity.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES MPA placement optimization tool
Part of the Rebuilding reef fisheries with MPAs toolbox, the MPA placement tool optimizes larval dispersal around MPAs in order to achieve flexible management objectives, including both biodiversity conservation and fishery benefits.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Fish SPACE (Fisheries for Sustaining People’s Access through Conservation and Equitable Systems) (MAC installer)
Fish SPACE is a spatial planning and communication tool that includes a standalone software application, and its accompanying data preparation and user manuals.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Fish SPACE (Fisheries for Sustaining People’s Access through Conservation and Equitable Systems) (WIN installer)
Fish SPACE is a spatial planning and communication tool that includes a standalone software application, and its accompanying data preparation and user manuals.
20 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English CCRES Reef React (User guide and example data)
Reef React is a software-based model that helps to predict futures of coral reef ecosystems under various climate and human use scenarios to help guide policy and management interventions to reduce negative impacts.
10 Jun 2019 - manual - project: 4690 - English CCRES Tools & Training Guide (including download links)
A guide to the innovative tools developed by CCRES for marine planning, analysing systems, sustaining business and promoting change.
31 May 2019 - report - project: 4582 - English [ABNJ Strengthening capacity] Summary: Side Event on BBNJ Capacity Development in the Context of Climate Change
This side event took place at the second intergovernmental conference on BBNJ, co-organized by the International Coastal and Ocean Organization (Secretariat of the Global Ocean Forum), the Permanent Mission of Monaco to the United Nations, the Foo...

 

 

 

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