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21 Oct 2019 - report - English [LME18] Agenda for the 18th Meeting on Large Marine Ecosystems and Coastal Partners and LME:LEARN Project Meeting
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - report - English [LME18] GEF LME: LEARN Project Meeting Summary Report
The primary objective of the LME:LEARN Project Meeting was to convene three working groups of the project (Governance, Ecosystem Based Management, and Data and Information Management) and to initiate work towards implementing respective project ac...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Opening session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Regional networks session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Governance - Ocean Living session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Marine resource management session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Blue Economy session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Innovative financing session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - Integrated Climate Change and variability in LMEs session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - LME Data and Information needs session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
21 Oct 2019 - presentation - English [LME18] Presentations - LME:Learn & Stakeholders and communication session
The primary objective of the Annual Meeting (6-8 December 2016) is to provide global forum for GEFfunded and other marine and coastal practitioners, leaders and institutions, aimed at sharing experiences and lessons with respect to ecosystem-based...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Scale, Space and Delimitation in Marine Legal Governance – Perspectives from the Baltic Sea
AUTHOR: David Langlet ABSTRACT: Recent decades have seen an increasing emphasis on (re)structuring marine governance regulation to fit relevant natural systems in terms of scale and spatial scope, and thus also on the delimitation of spatial u...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Resilience and Social Capital: The Engagement of Fisheries Communities in Marine Spatial Planning
AUTHORS: Y.W. Bakker, J. de Koning, J. van Tatenhove ABSTRACT: Between 2010 and 2016, the Orkney Islands Council, Highland Council and Marine Scotland have collaborated to develop a pilot Marine Spatial Plan for the Pentland Firth and Orkney W...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Mediterranean UNESCO World Heritage at Risk from Coastal Flooding and Erosion due to Sea-Level Rise
AUTHORS: Lena Reimann, Athanasios T. Vafeidis, Sally Brown, Jochen Hinkel, Richard S.J. Tol ABSTRACT: UNESCO World Heritage sites (WHS) located in coastal areas are increasingly at risk from coastal hazards due to sea-level rise. In this stud...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Recent Pace of Change in Human Impact on the World’s Ocean
AUTHORS: Benjamin S. Halpern, Melanie Frazier, Jamie Aferbach, Julia S. Lowndes, Fiorenza Micheli, Casey O’Hara, Courtney Scarborough, Kimberly A. Selkoe ABSTRACT: Humans interact with the oceans in diverse and profound ways. The scope, magnit...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Stopping Overexploitation of Living Resources on the High Seas
AUTHOR: Robert J. Hofman ABSTRACT: This paper reviews the provisions and efforts to implement the 1946 International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling (ICRW) and the 1980 Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resourc...
20 Oct 2019 - publication - English Sea Basin Maritime Spatial Planning: A Case Study of the Baltic Sea Region and Poland
AUTHOR: Jacek Zaucha ABSTRACT: This paper reviews the development of sea basin maritime spatial planning (MSP) through the concerted efforts of several coastal nations based on the case of the Baltic Sea Region. Additionally, the readiness of ...
19 Oct 2019 - publication - English High-Profile International Commitments for Ocean Protection: Empty Promises or Meaningful Progress?
AUTHORS: Kirsten Grorud-Colvert, Vanessa Constant, Jenna Sullivan-Stack, Katherine Dziedzic, Sara L. Hamilton, Zachary Randell, Heather Fulton-Bennett, Zechariah D. Meunier, Silke Bachhuber, Alissa J. Rickborn, Barbara Spiecker, Jane Lubchenco ...
19 Oct 2019 - publication - English Losses of Natural Coastal Wetlands by Land Conversion and Ecological Degradation in the Urbanizing Chinese Coast
AUTHORS: Qiaoying Lin and Shen Yu ABSTRACT: Coastal wetland ecosystems have experienced serious losses of area and ecological function and are currently facing worldwide challenges due to coastal development and global climate change. This stu...
19 Oct 2019 - publication - English Imbalances in Interaction for Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning: Insights from the Baltic Sea Region
AUTHORS: Holger Janßen, Riku Varjopuro, Anne Luttmann, Andrea Morf, Hanna Nieminen ABSTRACT: Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) has evolved over many years and since its early beginnings there has been a growing urgency to develop transboundary pla...

 

 

 

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