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16 Aug 2019 - report - English [LME6] IOC-IUCN-NOAA Consultative Meeting on Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) Report
The Sixth Consultative Committee Meeting on Large Marine Ecosystems (LMEs) was held from 23 to 30 March 2004. The Consultation was convened by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, the US Department of Commerce’s National...
07 Aug 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] Poster: Vessel Traffic Oil Pollution System (VTOPIS) Pilot Project
The objectives of the project are: (1) Assessment of the current situation on management of VTOPIS related information in Bulgaria; (2) Design a Vessel Traffic Oil Pollution Information System for collection, update, exchange and management of inf...
07 Aug 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] 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 Island Innovations
This publication showcases some of the most successful approaches and achievements emerging from Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and zooms in on a range of actions, including conservation and sustainable use of critical marine and coastal re...
29 Jul 2019 - outreach-material - project: 2263 - English [BSERP] 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...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - English [TWAP] VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends
Volume 5 presents the results of a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean, prepared in partnership with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC/UNESCO, lead), the European Commiss...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - English [TWAP] Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends (English)
The Open Ocean Assessment provides a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean through the themes of governance, climate change, ocean ecosystems, fisheries, pollution, and integrated assessment of the hu...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - French [TWAP] La haute mer - État et tendances - RÉSUMÉ À L’INTENTION DES DÉCIDEURS
L’évaluation de la haute mer consiste en un premier examen des questions associant le bien-être humain à l’état de la haute mer qui porte sur les thèmes de la gouvernance, des changements climatiques, des écosystèmes océaniques, des pêches, de la ...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Spanish [TWAP] El mar Abierto - Situación y Tendencias - RESUMEN PARA RESPONSABLES DE POLÍTICAS
La evaluación del mar abierto examina, a modo de referencia, una serie de cuestiones en las que el bienestar humano se vincula al estado de los océanos abiertos a través de temas como la gobernanza, el cambio climático, los ecosistemas de los océa...
07 Jun 2019 - report - Chinese Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends (Chinese)
The Open Ocean Assessment provides a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean through the themes of governance, climate change, ocean ecosystems, fisheries, pollution, and integrated assessment of the hu...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Chinese [TWAP] Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends (Chinese)
The Open Ocean Assessment provides a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean through the themes of governance, climate change, ocean ecosystems, fisheries, pollution, and integrated assessment of the hu...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Arabic [TWAP] Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends (Arabic)
The Open Ocean Assessment provides a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean through the themes of governance, climate change, ocean ecosystems, fisheries, pollution, and integrated assessment of the hu...
07 Jun 2019 - report - project: 4489 - Russian [TWAP] Summary for Policy Makers - VOLUME 5: The Open Ocean — Status and Trends (Russian)
The Open Ocean Assessment provides a baseline review of issues linking human well-being with the status of the open ocean through the themes of governance, climate change, ocean ecosystems, fisheries, pollution, and integrated assessment of the hu...
07 May 2019 - sap - project: 461 - English Strategic Action Programme for the Conservation of Biological Diversity (SAP BIO) in the Mediterranean Region
The principal objective of SAP BIO is establishing a logical base for implementing the 1995 SPA Protocol, that is providing Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Conventions, international and national organisations, NGOs, donors and all other acto...
19 Feb 2019 - maps-graphics - project: 4940 - English [GEF IWC9 Poster] - Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme for the Protection of the Western Indian Ocean from Land-based Sources and Activities & Western Indian Ocean LMEs Strategic Action Programme Policy Harmonization and Insti
Poster exhibited at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference.
01 Feb 2019 - maps-graphics - project: 4932 - English [GEF IWC9 Poster] - IWECO Integrating Water, Land and Ecosystems Management in Caribbean Small Island Developing States and CLME+ Caribbean and North Brazil Shelf Large Marine Ecosystems
Poster exhibited at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference.
17 Jan 2019 - presentation - English Day 4 - Pillar breakout Transformational Solutions: Circular Economy (McManus, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 9th GEF International Waters Conference held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 5-8 November 2018, Liana McManus, Project Coordinator, GRID-Arendal
16 Nov 2018 - presentation - project: 9681 - English Session 1: Addressing Marine Plastics: A Systemic Approach (Kurvits, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Tiina Kurvits, GRID Arendal.
11 Sep 2017 - publication Climate projections for selected large marine ecosystems (2010)
In preparation for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) modeling centers from around the world carried out sets of global climate simulations under various emission scenarios with a total of 23 couple...
11 Sep 2017 - publication Land-based nutrient loading to LMEs: A global watershed perspective on magnitudes and sources (2015)
Coastal resource management initiatives in recent years have moved towards ecosystem approaches such as embodied by Large Marine Ecosystems(LMEs).

 

 

 

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