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23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Bosnia and Herzegovina - Water Quality Protection Project
The goal of the project is to further strengthen the capacity of local utilities and to reduce the amount of pollution discharged into the rivers Neretva and Bosna from municipal sources.
23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Bulgaria - Sustainable Land Management Project
The overall goal of the project was to enhance capacity for preventing land degradation and establish a coherent and sustainable land management policy that contributes to protecting ecosystem health, integrity, functions and services, while promo...
23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Bulgaria - Developing a Model for Sustainable Water and Waste Management for Rural Areas in Bulgaria
The Earth Forever Foundation has implemented the project in two villages in the municipality of Stara Zagora. All stakeholders (representatives of the government and the local government, experts, young people, villagers, NGOs etc.) participated i...
23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Moldova - Agricultural Pollution Control Project
The overall objective of the Agricultural Pollution Control Project in Moldova was to reduce nutrient (nitrogen and phosphorous) pollution from agricultural sources in the river Danube and the Black Sea. The project assisted the Government of Mold...
23 May 2019 - report - English (Nutrient Reduction / Best Management Practice) Prespa Lake - Integrated Ecosystem Management. Intervention 2: Reducing Environmental Impacts of Agriculture
The project focused on collaboration with local apple farmers to lower production costs and enhance productivity while reducing negative impacts on the lake’s ecosystem from the unsustainable use of pesticides, fertilisers and irrigation water. It...
23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Romania - Agricultural Pollution Control Project
The Agricultural Pollution Control Project is aimed at “increasing significantly the use of environment-friendly agricultural and household practices in rural areas in order to ultimately reduce the discharge of nutrients and other agricultural pol...
23 May 2019 - report - English (Nutrient Reduction / Best Management Practice) Bulgaria, Romania, Moldova - Best Agricultural Practice on my Farm
The project aimed to increase the cooperation between local public authorities (LPA), farmers, local population, environmental and agriculture field NGOs etc. to promote the use of the best agriculture practices to reduce and prevent nutrient and t...
23 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Danube River Enterprise Pollution Reduction Project (DREPR)
The objective of this project is to reduce nutrient loads discharged into the Danube River and its tributaries from livestock farms (i.e.,pig and cattle farms) as well as slaughter houses.
22 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Danube Regional Project Small Grants: The Reduction of Nutrient Pollution in the Danube Basin through the Promotion and Use of Good Agricultural Practices
The project focused on increasing cooperation between local authorities in Moldova, farmers, local inhabitants, and environmental and agricultural NGOs to promote the use of best agricultural practices that have reduced or prevented nutrient and t...
22 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Albania - Constructed Wetland for Nutrient Reductions in the Waters of the Tirana River
The objective of this project is to reduce nutrient pollution in the Tirana River by developingand evaluating the“first ever” constructed wetland system in Albania along the banks of the river.
22 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Anatolia - Anatolia Watershed Rehabilitation Project
The purpose of this project is to implement sustainable natural resource management practices in order to raise incomes in communities impacted by resource degradation in 28 micro-catchments in the Anatolia and Black Sea regions of Turkey.
20 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Bulgaria - Wetlands Restoration and Pollution Reduction Project
The global environmental objective of the project is to serve as a model for the reduction of transboundary nutrient pollution loads flowing into the Danube River and Black Sea basins, while conserving important endangered species in the protected...
20 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Croatia - Agricultural Pollution Control Project
The project aims to significantly increase the use of environmentally friendly agricultural practices by farmers in the Danube River basin in order to reduce nutrient discharge from agricultural sources to surface and groundwater bodies. Strategies...
20 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Hungary - Sződrákos Creek Program – Phase 2
The Tavirózsa Association, an NGO, implemented a wetlands rehabilitation demonstration project to reduce the nutrient pollution of lakes from a poorly managed sewage system. The project focused on the 132 square kilometre catchment of Sződrákos Cr...
20 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Poland - Rural Environmental Protection Project
The Baltic Sea Strategic Action Plan estimates that 30 to 40 percent of the nitrogen and 10 percent of the phosphorous entering the sea come from agriculture, and the eutrophic conditions they cause is the top priority transboundary water challeng...
08 May 2019 - tda - English Bay of Bengal LME Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis (TDA) Volume 2
The TDA of the BOBLME draws on numerous studies and extensive regional and national consultations with stakeholders. Importantly, the TDA provides the scientific basis for the development of the Strategic Action Programme that sets out a strategy ...
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...
03 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Serbia - Danube River Enterprise Pollution Reduction Project (DREPR)
The objective of this project is to reduce nutrient loads discharged into the Danube River and its tributaries from livestock farms (i.e.,pig and cattle farms) as well as slaughter houses.
22 Feb 2019 - presentation - English [GEF IWC9 Clinic] How can we use economic valuation to bridge the science to policy gap
Presentation used to guide the Economic Valuation clinic at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference by Christian Susan, Industrial Development Officer, UNIDO
22 Feb 2019 - report - English [GEF IWC9 Clinic Summary] How can we use economic valuation to bridge the science to policy gap?
Summary of the Project Clinic on Economic Valuation at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference by Christian Susan, UNIDO

 

 

 

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