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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19 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Caribbean Regional Fund for Wastewater Management
The project aimed to address three significant challenges to wastewater management: insufficient financing; inadequate policy and legal frameworks, and, the low priority placed on wastewater management by: providing sustainable financing for the ...
19 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Blue Forests
The Blue Forests Project promotes better coastal ecosystem management by harnessing the values associated with coastal and marine carbon and ecosystem services.
19 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Integrated Natural Resource Management in the Baikal Basin Transboundary Ecosystem (2012-2015)
The project's objective was to spearhead integrated natural resource management of the Lake Baikal Basin and Khovsgol Lake ensuring ecosystem resilience, reduced water quality threats in the context of sustainable economic development.
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Implementing IWRM in Atlantic and Indian Ocean Small Islands
The IWRM AIO SIDS project is designed to strengthen the commitment and capacity of the six participating countries to implement an integrated approach to the management of freshwater resources, with a long-term goal of enhancing their capacity to ...
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: IWRM Demo Project in Maldives
The Atlantic and Indian Ocean SIDS - Integrated Water Resources and Wastewater Management (IWRM AIO SIDS) project is designed to strengthen the commitment and capacity of the six participating countries to implement an integrated approach to the m...
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: IWRM Demo Project in Comoros
The Atlantic and Indian Ocean SIDS - Integrated Water Resources and Wastewater Management (IWRM AIO SIDS) project is designed to strengthen the commitment and capacity of the six participating countries to implement an integrated approach to the m...
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: IWRM Demo Project in Cabo Verde
The Atlantic and Indian Ocean SIDS - Integrated Water Resources and Wastewater Management (IWRM AIO SIDS) project is designed to strengthen the commitment and capacity of the six participating countries to implement an integrated approach to the m...
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Building Resilience for Coastal Communities in the Coral Triangle: Climate-Smart Rice Improves Food Security in the Philippines
The “Strengthening Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle: Southeast Asia” project aims to promote the long-term conservation and sustainable management of coastal and marine resources in the Sulu-Sulawesi Marine Ecoregion (...
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: Alexandria Coastal Zone Management Project
The ACZMP (2010-2015) is financed by the GEF grant of US$7.15 million managed through the World Bank. The Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA) is the agency responsible for overall implementation.
18 Nov 2019 - English [IWC8] Poster: ABNJ Common Oceans Tuna Project
The "Sustainable management of tuna fisheries and biodiversity conservation in the areas beyond national jurisdiction (ABNJ)" project focuses on one of the ABNJ’s most valuable resources: tuna stocks — a key food source in need of effective manage...
30 Oct 2019 - publication - English The Role of Maritime Spatial Planning on the Advance of Blue Energy in the European Union
AUTHORS: Pablo Quero García, Javier García Sanabria, Juan Adolfo Chica Ruiz ABSTRACT: In recent years the European Union has firmly committed itself to energy from oceans as a means of decarbonising the European energy system. Despite a favour...
17 Oct 2019 - sap - project: 2700 - English Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia (SDS-SEA) Implementation Plan 2012-2016
In 2010, PEMSEA Country and Non-Country Partners agreed to undertake joint planning for the development of the SDS-SEA medium-term implementation plan. The Regional Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia (SDS-SEA) Implementatio...
17 Oct 2019 - sap - project: 597 - English Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia : Regional Implementation of the World Summit on Sustainable Development Requirements for the Coasts and Oceans
The Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia (SDS-SEA) provides a regional implementing framework and strategies for achieving the goals of key international agreements and action plans, including the UN Millennium Development Go...
15 Oct 2019 - publication - English Adaptive Marine Spatial Planning in the Netherlands Sector of the North Sea
AUTHOR: Leo de Vrees ABSTRACT: The territorial waters and the EEZ of the Netherlands form a part of the southern North Sea. The area is intensely used and for several of these uses considerable growth is forecast. For years, industrial freedom...
15 Oct 2019 - report - English A Global Call for Leadership on Climate Resilience
AUTHOR: Global Commission on Adaptation ABSTRACT: This report focuses on making the case for climate adaptation, providing specific insights and recommendations in key sectors: food security, the natural environment, water, cities and urban ar...
28 Aug 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] Final Seminar Presentation: 2006 International Black Sea Action Day
A presentation on the 2006 International Black Sea Action Day. For the first time in 2006, International Black Sea Action Day was celebrated with coordinated activities throughout the region. Showcased at the Final Seminar of the BSERP on 14-15 Fe...
28 Aug 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] Final Seminar Presentation: BSERP Small Grants Programmes
This presentation contains: Details on SGP Phase I; Details on SGP Phase II; Key outputs of BSERP SGPs; Conclusions. Showcased at the Final Seminar of the BSERP on 14-15 February 2008, Istanbul.
07 Aug 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] Final Seminar Poster: BSERP Small Grants Programme
Objective of the Small Grants Programme of the GEF/UNDP Black Sea Ecosystem Recovery Project was to strengthen public participation in environmental protection through access to information, stakeholder training and awareness raising and implement...
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...

 

 

 

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