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26 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 1223 Global Mercury Project Newsletter: January 2003
The article highlights how extensive "Artisanal gold mining" is especially in many developing countries as it provides an important source of livelihood, particularly in rural regions where economic alternatives are critically limited. It also p...
26 May 2014 - project-document - project: 1223 Removal of Barriers to the Introduction of Cleaner Artisanal Gold Mining and Extraction Technologies
The long-term objective of this project is to assist a pilot suite of developing countries located in several key transboundary river/lake basins in assessing the extent of pollution from current activities, introduce cleaner gold mining and extra...
26 May 2014 - presentation - project: 1223 Mercury/Artisanal Gold Mining : Presentation GEF International Waters Conference 2000
The long-term objective of this project is to assist a pilot suite of developing countries located in several key transboundary river/lake basins in assessing the extent of pollution from current activities, introduce cleaner gold mining and extra...
21 May 2014 - publication Global mercury assessment 2013: sources, emissions, releases and environmental transport
This Executive Summary presents an overview of the key findings of the Global Mercury Assessment 2013. The report provides the most recent information available on worldwide atmospheric mercury emissions, releases to the aquatic environment, an...
21 May 2014 - publication Technical background report for the Global Mercury Assessment 2013
This report details the technical background to the Global Mercury Assessment 2013 – Sources, Emissions, Releases and Environmental Transport (summary for policy-makers) that has been developed in response to Decision 25/5 III, paragraph...
19 Jun 2019 - sap - project: 397 - English Strategic Action Plan for the Rehabilitation and Protection of the Black Sea (1996)
Under this Strategic Action Plan the Governments of Bulgaria, Georgia, Romania, the Russian Federation, Turkey, and Ukraine reaffirmed their commitment to agree on the principles, policies and actions governing the rehabilitation and protection of...
19 Jun 2019 - project-information - project: 3314 - English PIF Document (Revised) for the Sustainable Management of Fish Resources - under the Strategic Partnership for a Sustainable Fisheries Investment Fund in the Large Marine Ecosystems of Sub-Saharan Africa project
19 Jun 2019 - proposal-preparation - project: 3314 - English PPG Document (Revised) for the Sustainable Management of Fish Resources - under the Strategic Partnership for a Sustainable Fisheries Investment Fund in the Large Marine Ecosystems of Sub-Saharan Africa project
11 Jun 2019 - other - project: 5729 - English LME Scorecard Guidance Note
The Large Marine Ecosystem (LME) Management Effectiveness Scorecard provides LME managers and stakeholders with a tool to quickly evaluate management effectiveness to help improve decision making in LME implementation. Once completed by users, the...
10 Jun 2019 - manual - project: 4690 - English CCRES Tools & Training Guide
A guide to the innovative tools developed by CCRES for marine planning, analysing systems, sustaining business and promoting change.
10 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English MPA and Fisheries Simulator (Installer)
Capturing Coral Reef and Related Ecosystem Services (CCRES)
10 Jun 2019 - other - project: 4690 - English MPA and Fisheries Simulator Instructions
The tool simulates the dynamics of fish populations and fishery catch with a focus on the impact of MPAs. Although the tool has been designed primarily for education and training purposes, it can be used to support decision making on MPAs. It allo...
08 Jun 2019 - other - project: 5729 - English LME Scorecard Spreadsheet Template
The Large Marine Ecosystem (LME) Management Effectiveness Scorecard provides LME managers and stakeholders with a tool to quickly evaluate management effectiveness to help improve decision making in LME implementation. Once completed by users, the...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Chinese Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 3: Transboundary River Basins — Status and Trends (Chinese)
Published in 2016, the Transboundary River Basins Assessment is a global, comparative, baseline assessment of 286 transboundary river basins, and the most comprehensive assessment of such river basins to date.
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Arabic Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 3: Transboundary River Basins — Status and Trends (Arabic)
Published in 2016, the Transboundary River Basins Assessment is a global, comparative, baseline assessment of 286 transboundary river basins, and the most comprehensive assessment of such river basins to date.
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Russian Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 3: Transboundary River Basins — Status and Trends (Russian)
Published in 2016, the Transboundary River Basins Assessment is a global, comparative, baseline assessment of 286 transboundary river basins, and the most comprehensive assessment of such river basins to date.
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - English VOLUME 4: Large Marine Ecosystems — Status and Trends
Volume 4 presents the results of the first global indicator-based, comparative assessment of large marine ecosystems, prepared in partnership with IOC-UNESCO (lead), the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the University of ...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - English Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 4: Large Marine Ecosystems — Status and Trends (English)
This LMEs assessment is the first indicator-based global, comparative, baseline assessment of the 66 LMEs. To facilitate the comparative assessment, LMEs were grouped into five colour-coded categories of relative risk, from lowest to highest. Resu...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - French Les grands écosystèmes marins - État et tendances - VOLUME 4 : LES GRANDS ÉCOSYSTÈMES MARINS RÉSUMÉ À L’INTENTION DES DÉCIDEURS
L’évaluation des Grands écosystèmes marins est la première évaluation comparative mondiale des 66 Grands écosystèmes marins réalisée à partir d’indicateurs. Pour faciliter cette évaluation comparative, les Grands écosystèmes marins ont été réparti...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Spanish Grandes Ecosistemas Marinos - Situación y Tendencias - VOLUMEN 4: GRANDES ECOSISTEMAS MARINOS RESUMEN PARA LOS ENCARGADOS DE FORMULAR POLÍTICAS
Esta evaluación de los grandes ecosistemas marinos es la primera evaluación de referencia comparativa mundial basada en indicadores de los 66 grandes ecosistemas marinos. A fin de facilitar la evaluación comparativa, los grandes ecosistemas marino...

 

 

 

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