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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: Marine Spatial Planning
13 Sep 2019 - English [LME12] Summary Report
The Twelfth Consultative Committee Meeting on Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs), convened by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and...
13 Sep 2019 - English [LME20] Summary Report
The objectives of the LME20 Meeting were to: Reflect on 20 years of experiences in LME consultations and setting the directions for the future; Consolidate actions in support of Regional Ocean Governance building on the Partnership Building Meetin...
13 Sep 2019 - English [LME15] Summary Report
29 Jul 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] Final Seminar Poster: Development of the Habitat Mapping for Commercial Fish and Invertebrate Species
The main objectives are to: (1) Support an adequate and reliable assessment of the negative effect of pollution on populations of the main fish species of the Black Sea; and (2) Map the main areas within the Black Sea, which require urgent protect...
15 Jul 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 Jul 2019 - publication - English Aquaculture Perspective of Multi-Use Sites in the Open Ocean: The Untapped Potential for Marine Resources in the Anthropocene
AUTHORS/EDITORS: Bela H. Buck and Richard Langan ABSTRACT (Excerpt): As we exhaust traditional natural resources upon which we have relied for decades to support economic growth, alternatives that are compatible with a resource conservation...
12 Jul 2019 - publication - English Examining the role of integration in marine spatial planning: Towards an analytical framework to understand challenges in diverse settings
AUTHORS: Fred Saunders, Michael Gilek, Jon Day, Björn Hassler, Jennifer McCann, Tiffany Smythe INTRODUCTION (Excerpt): Marine spatial planning (MSP) as a means of marine governance has been given more prominence recently in response to the pro...
10 Jul 2019 - publication - English Communicating Maritime Spatial Planning: The MSP Challenge approach
AUTHORS: Lodewijk Abspoel, Igor Mayer, Xander Keijser , Harald Warmelink, Rhona Fairgrieve, Malena Ripken, Andrej Abramic, Andreas Kannen, Roland Cormier, Sue Kidd ABSTRACT: The MSP Challenge uses game technology and role-play to support commu...
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 - English [CCRES] Site report: Selayar, 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...
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...
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: 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 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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