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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: Sustainable Development
13 May 2019 - publication - English Strong sustainability in coastal areas: a conceptual interpretation of SDG 14
AUTHORS: Barbara Neumann, Konrad Ott, Richard Kenchington ABSTRACT: Humans derive many tangible and intangible benefits from coastal areas, providing essential components for social and economic development especially of less developed coastal sta...
23 Apr 2019 - experience-note - project: 2600 - English [MedPartnership] Building coastal resilience in Šibenik-Knin County in Croatia - Coastal Plan
The Coastal Plan, as foreseen by the ICZM Protocol, recommends ways to increase the resilience of coastal zone and sustainability of its development. It addresses the planning process defined in the MedPartnership project and is supported by PAP/R...
12 Feb 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English [ABNJ Ocean partnerships] Development of a Sustainable Fisheries Fund for the Western Central Atlantic - A stepwise approach prepared with support from Wilderness Markets and Conservation International
This brochure is intended to provide guidance and proposed next steps for the development of a Sustainable Fisheries Fund (SFF) for the Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission (WECAFC). The WECAFC member countries and FAO are currently [as of ...
26 Nov 2018 - presentation - English Session 1: Brief introduction of new LME, MSP, MPA, ICM, climate change, and fisheries projects (Deniz-Gonzalez, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Itahisa Deniz-Gonzales, CCLME.
19 Nov 2018 - presentation - English Session 6: Harmonizing data and information across LMEs (Hart, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Virginie Hart, GEF LME: LEARN Consultant.
16 Nov 2018 - presentation - project: 5768 - English Enabling transboundary cooperation for sustainable management of the Indonesian Sea Large Marine Ecosystem (ISLME) (Brown, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. David Brown, ISLME.
04 Sep 2018 - publication - English Economic Analysis for Ecosystem Service Assessments (2011)
The paper seeks to contribute to the expanding literature on ecosystem service assessment by considering its integration with economic analyses of such services. Focussing upon analyses for future orientated policy and decision making, we initiall...
29 Aug 2018 - publication - English Adaptive co-management for social-ecological complexity (2009)
Building trust through collaboration, institutional development, and social learning enhances efforts to foster ecosystem management and resolve multi-scale society-environment dilemmas. One emerging approach aimed at addressing these dilemmas is ...
28 Aug 2018 - publication - English Towards sustainability in world fisheries (2002)
Fisheries have rarely been ‘sustainable’. Rather, fishing has induced serial depletions, long masked by improved technology, geographic expansion and exploitation of previously spurned species lower in the food web. With global catches declining s...
28 May 2018 - project: 5405 Sustainable Development Strategy For the Seas of East Asia Implementation Plan 2018 - 2022
The SDS-SEA Implementation Plan 2018 – 2022 identifies expected outcomes, indicators and targeted actions and schedules for priority governance and management programs that contribute to sustainable development of oceans and coasts and blue econom...
27 Nov 2017 - publication - project: 3589 Beacons: Stories from the Coral Triangle – Philippines
This book is about outstanding partners who have succeeded in overcoming challenges and made a difference in their communities. It features community champions from the municipality of Taytay and Balabac in Palawan, Zamboanga del Sur and Zamboanga...
22 Jun 2017 - publication Large Marine Ecosystems and Sustainable Development: A Review of Strategic Management Processes and Goals (2017)
The Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis (TDA) and Strategic Action Programme (SAP) development approach for the management of Large Marine Ecosystems is consistently used to develop management strategies for the Large Marine Ecosystems (LME). The t...
03 Sep 2014 - sap - project: 1017 Strategic Action Programme for the Protection of Biodiversity and Sustainable Management of Natural Resources in Lake Tanganyika and its Basin
Partnership Interventions for the Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme (SAP) for Lake Tanganyika
04 Jun 2014 - report - project: 1094 Nile Transboundary Environmental Action: Draft GEF Project Brief
The objective of this project is to provide a strategic environmental framework for the environmentally sustainable development of the Nile River Basin.
02 Jun 2014 - project-document - project: 1109 Senegal River Basin Water and Environmental Management: Project Brief
The objective of this project is to provide a participatory strategic environmental framework for the environmentally sustainable development of the Senegal river basin and to launch a basin-wide cooperative program for transboundary land-water ma...
30 May 2014 - report - project: 113 Lake Ohrid Conservation Project - Case Study in Monitoring and Evaluation: Presentation
The primary objective of the Project is to develop the basis for the joint management and protection of Lake Ohrid by the Albanian and Macedonian Governments and people of two countries.By establishing a basis for joint management of lake, the Pr...
27 May 2014 - project-document - project: 596 Addressing Transboundary TRAC (1&2) Environmental Issues in the TRAC (3) 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, UNDP, The World Bank, and other donors. The overall goal of the CEP is environmentally ...
26 May 2014 - project-document - project: 791 Formulation of a Strategic Action Program for the Integrated Management of Water Resources and the Sustainable Development of the San Juan River Basin and its Coastal Zone
San Juan River Basin - Project Document (Phase II) : The Strategic Action Programme formulated under this project will contribute to the conservation of natural ecosystems and to social and economic development in order to satisfy present and futu...
26 May 2014 - project-document - project: 791 Costa Rica and Nicaragua - Formulation of a Strategic Action Program for the Integrated Management of Water Resources and the Sustainable Development of the San Juan River Basin and its Coastal Zone
San Juan River Basin - Project Brief (Phase II): The Strategic Action Programme formulated under this project will contribute to the conservation of natural ecosystems and to social and economic development in order to satisfy present and future ...
23 May 2014 - project-information - project: 5753 Realizing the Inclusive and Sustainable Development in the BCLME Region through the Improved Ocean Governance and the Integrated Management of Ocean Use and Marine Resources
The Project aims to realize the long-term conservation, protection, rehabilitation, enhancement and sustainable use of the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem to provide economic, environmental and social benefits and well-being of people in t...

 

 

 

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