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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06 Sep 2018 - publication - English Frameworks and indicators for assessing progress in integrated coastal management initiatives (2003)
The fundamental purpose of all integrated coastal management (ICM) initiatives is to maintain, restore or improve specified qualities of coastal ecosystems and their associated human societies. A defining feature of ICM is that it addresses needs ...
14 Sep 2014 - sap - project: 596 Strategic Action Programme (SAP) for the Caspian Sea
This document is the first updating of the SAP prepared under the Caspian Environment Programme. The revision process reviewed the implementation of all SAP interventions at the national and regional level, including target dates and indicators. D...
14 Sep 2014 - sap - project: 885 Strategic Action Programme for the South China Sea
During the Project Development Phase from 1996 to 2001 and in accordance with the GEF Operational Strategy activities were undertaken at the national and regional level to prepare national reports of water-related environmental issues and problems...
21 May 2014 - publication Hypoxia and nutrient reduction in the coastal zone: advice for prevention, remediation and research
This is a Scientific and Technical Advisory Panel (STAP) advisory document. STAP concludes that the growing problem of coastal hypoxia requires accelerated GEF attention. Hypoxia is caused by eutrophication, i.e., the overloading of waters with n...
26 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Overcoming coastal zone problem by understanding socio-ecological systems
A progress update on the systems analysis project, including the SESAMME tool and system models for priority issues. Published in January 2016.
26 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Assessing mangrove and seagrass efficiency in sedimentation and water quality regulation
A progress update on quantifying the role of mangroves and seagrasses in ecosystem health. Published in January 2016.
26 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Developing a model to generate economic insights into local economies
A progress update on the Bio-LEWIE modelling project (fisheries and tourism). Published in January 2016.
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...
25 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Engaging parents, families, villages to promote positive behaviours
A progress update on an investigation into whether the behavioural principles of Triple P can be applied to the conservation of coral reefs in Indonesia. Published in January 2016.
25 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Building knowledge networks, resources for promoting best-practice
A progress update on development of a knowledge management platform for enabling best-practice in coastal management, planning and policymaking. Published in January 2016.
25 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Valuing the fisheries productivity of coral reef habitat and quality
A progress update on a study into valuing coral reef fisheries productivity, in relation to habitat structure and quality, at El Nido, the Philippines. Published in January 2016.
25 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Studying the value of seagrass to human health, seaweed farming
A progress update on research into seagrass filtration services for moderating human, coral reef and seaweed diseases in coastal Indonesia. Published in January 2016.
25 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4690 - English [CCRES] Progress update: Informing fisheries management and marine spatial planning
A progress update on the marine spatial planning and marine reserve network design activities, including expansion of the FISH-BE model. Published in January 2016.
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] Policy brief: Healthy fisheries through marine reserves (overview and download link)
As part of the Rebuilding reef fisheries with marine protected areas (MPAs) toolbox, CCRES has developed key guidelines to help policy makers and leaders deliver a more reliable food supply to fishing communities in Indonesia and the Philippines b...
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] MPA size optimization tool (overview and download link)
Part of the Rebuilding reef fisheries with MPAs toolbox, the MPA size optimisation tool helps users optimize decisions on the size of local MPAs by calculating the proportion of the possible maximum number of individuals of each target species tha...
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.

 

 

 

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