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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23 Jan 2019 by eve - report - English Day 4 - Participant-led Workshop: Analysis of Transboundary Water Ecosystems and Green/Blue Infrastructure / AQUACROSS (Iglesias Campos, Marrakesh, 2018)
Summary of the session at the 9th GEF International Waters Conference held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 5-8 November 2018. Coordinated by Alejandro Iglesias Campos, UNESCO-IOC.
17 Jan 2019 by eve - presentation - English Day 4 - Participant-led Workshop: Analysis of Transboundary Water Ecosystems and Green/Blue Infrastructure (Iglesias Campos, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 9th GEF International Waters Conference held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 5-8 November 2018, Alejandro Iglesias Campos, UNESCO-IOC
06 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English TWAP Comparison of Governance Assessments Conducted by the Transboundary Waters Assessment Programme Components (2016)
The water systems of the world, aquifers, lakes, rivers, large marine ecosystems and Open Ocean, provide goods and services that are essential for human well-being. Many of these systems are transboundary. The Global Environment Facility Internati...
19 Jul 2018 by eve - publication - English Lessons from the Danube : A world leader in transboundary river basin management
This publication is designed to highlight the key lessons from 20 years of transboundary water management by the International Commission for the Protection of the Danube River (ICPDR).
18 Apr 2018 by mish - evaluation-report International Waters Focal Area Study 2016
The GEF Independent Evaluation Office recently undertook a third study of the International Waters focal area, with the previous ones completed in 2002 and 2005. The purpose of this study is to provide insights and lessons for GEF-7 based on evide...
11 Sep 2017 by eve - publication The Large Marine Ecosystem approach: Application of an integrated, modular strategy in projects supported by the Global Environment Facility (2014)
This paper describes the utility and application of a methodology for monitoring, assessing and managing Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) that has been applied in projects receiving financial assistance from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) ove...
04 Jun 2014 - report - project: 1426 Manejo de Aguas Transfronterizas: Perspectivas de Gerentes de América Latina y el Caribe
El propósito de estos foros fue identificar necesidades comunes, compartir lecciones aprendidas, discutir oportunidades para mejorar el manejo de recursos hídricos, y proveer perspectivas “desde el campo de trabajo” en encue...
04 Jun 2014 - report - project: 1426 Transboundary Waters Management: Perspectives from Latin American and Caribbean Managers
This Paper collates Perspectives from Latin American and Caribbean Managers from the two fora which were organized in order to identify common needs, share lessons learned, discuss opportunities to improve water resources management, and provide &...
04 Jun 2014 - presentation - project: 1893 The Global Environment Facility: Forging Partnerships and Fostering Knowledge Transfer to Sustain Transboundary Waters in Europe, Central Asia and Around the World
Countries sharing water resources often face complex water-related environmental problems. To be successful in addressing these transboundary problems, the GEF Operational Strategy, adopted in 1995, recognized that a series of international waters...
04 Jun 2014 - report - project: 806 Building Environmental Citizenship to Support Transboundary Pollution Reduction in the Danube: A Pilot Project in Hungary and Slovenia (Final Summary Report)
The Project provided capacity building and technical assistance to government officials and NGOs in Hungary and Slovenia to enhance and operationalize public access to environmental information and public participation in environmental decision-...
04 Jun 2014 - project-document - project: 806 Building Environmental Citizenship to Support Transboundary Pollution Reduction in the Danube: A Pilot Project in Hungary and Slovenia
The project's objective is to enable Hungary and Slovenia, two key participants in the Danube Strategic Action Plan (SAP), to operationalize and institutionalize public access to environmental information and public participation measures in supp...
03 Jun 2014 - report - project: 1444 Lake Peipsi: A transboundary lake on the future border of the European Union
This Article by Gulnara Roll puts spotlight on the implications on the regional development and management of natural resources in the Lake Peipsi basin once Estonia joins the European Union (p.17, Baltic Bulletin 2/2000)
02 Jun 2014 - project-document - project: 806 Building Environmental Citizenship to Support Transboundary Pollution Reduction in the Danube: A Pilot Project in Hungary and Slovenia (Project Brief)
The goal of the Project is to enhance opportunities for meaningful citizen awareness and participation in order to promote effective implementation of the pollution reduction goals of the Strategic Action Plan for the Danube and the Danube Pol...
02 Jun 2014 - project-document - project: 1893 Strengthening Global Capacity To Sustain Transboundary Waters: The International Waters Learning Exchange and Resource Network (IW:LEARN) Operational Phase (Concept Paper with Annexes)
This Project aims to strengthen the management of International Waters by facilitating information sharing and learning among Transboundary Waters Management (TWM) constituencies. IW:LEARN Operational Phase Project Purpose In pursuit of its glob...
30 May 2014 - project-document - project: 613 Environmental Protection of the Rio de la Plata and its Maritime Front: Pollution Prevention and Control and Habitat Restoration
The project aims at directly protecting the environment of the globally important waterbody Rio de la Plata and its Maritime Front, and in turn indirectly protecting the Southeast South American Shelf Large Marine Ecosystem. Rio de la Plata and Ma...
30 May 2014 - project-document - project: 613 Environmental Protection of the Rio de la Plata and its Maritime Front: Pollution Prevention and Control and Habitat Restoration: Project Brief
The Project aims to contribute to the mitigation of current and emergent transboundary threats to the waterbody by assisting Argentina and Uruguay to prepare a Strategic Action Programme as a framework for addressing the most imminent transboundar...
27 May 2014 - project-document - project: 596 Addressing Transboundary Environmental Issues in the Caspian Environment Programme
This project represents the GEF contribution to the Caspian Environment Programme (CEP), a regional programme funded by the five riparian countries, GEF, UNEP, The World Bank, and other donors. The overall goal of the CEP is environmentally sustai...
18 Apr 2019 by Raul.Glotzbach - publication - project: 4533 Strategic Recommendations for Using the Flood and Drought Portal to Support the TDA/SAP Process
Flood and Drought Management Tools
18 Apr 2019 by Raul.Glotzbach - tda - project: 4533 Strategic Recommendations for Using the Flood and Drought Portal to Support the TDA/SAP Process
Flood and Drought Management Tools
18 Apr 2019 by Raul.Glotzbach - publication - project: 4533 Strategic Recommendations for Climate Smart Water Utilities Using the Flood and Drought Portal in Planning
Flood and Drought Management Tools

 

 

 

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