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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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29 May 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Investing in Grenada’s Yellowfin Tuna Exports - A buisness case to incentivize and facilitate required reductions in billfish mortality
This business case evaluates two strategies from a financial perspective, while providing links to environmental outcomes related to reducing billfish mortality. It also summarizes the anticipated social implications of increased YFT values and re...
24 May 2019 - report - project: 4452 - English Keep it Fresh or Salty
Wetlands have been the focus of conservation and restoration efforts for over a century, and governments, international actors (NGOs and academia) and local communities around the world are now increasingly engaging in wetland restoration or avoid...
23 May 2019 - report - English (Nutrient Reduction / Best Management Practice) Hungary - Reduction of Nutrient Discharges
The key development and global environmental objectives of the project will be achieved through:(i) the development of tertiary treatment (nutrient removal) at the North Budapest WastewaterTreatment Plant(NBWWTP); (ii) the rehabilitation of wetlan...
22 May 2019 - report - project: 2746 - English [Nutrient Reduction/Best Management Practice] Baltic Sea - The Baltic Sea Regional Project
The aim of the project was to facilitate the implementation of an ecosystem-based approach to natural resources management in the Baltic Sea. The project comprised two thematic components -- Component1: Promoting the large marine ecosystem approac...
24 Apr 2019 - experience-note - project: 2600 - English Enhancing water governance & sustainable financing in the Mediterranean
In most Mediterranean countries, governance bottlenecks and financing gaps undermine the quality and sustainability of water supply and sanitation with direct negative impacts on the environment. Targeted action towards better water governance and...
13 Mar 2019 - outreach-material - project: 4856 - English Investing in Sustainable High-Quality Galapagos
Oceans Finance Facility to Finance Effective Management and Transitional Reform of OceanicFisheries. N.B. Retitled at PPG stage to: Ocean Partnerships for Sustainable Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation - Models for Innovation and Reform
13 Mar 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Business plan to support the improvement of the yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) small-scale fishery in the Galapagos Marine Reserve, Ecuador
Oceans Finance Facility to Finance Effective Management and Transitional Reform of OceanicFisheries. N.B. Retitled at PPG stage to: Ocean Partnerships for Sustainable Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation - Models for Innovation and Reform
21 Feb 2019 - report - English Financing Climate Change Adaptation in Transboundary Basins : Preparing Bankable Projects
Water, climate and finance know no borders. This brings challenges and opportunities: The majority of freshwater worldwide flows in transboundary basins and most climate change impacts are felt through the water cycle. Transboundary cooperatio...
20 Feb 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Principles for Fisheries Management in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction - the Essential Role of Incentive-Based Approaches
Oceans Finance Facility to Finance Effective Management and Transitional Reform of OceanicFisheries. N.B. Retitled at PPG stage to: Ocean Partnerships for Sustainable Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation - Models for Innovation and Reform
20 Feb 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Innovative Incentive-Based Tools in Reform of Highly Migratory Fisheries at Project Development and Regional Scales
This report was prepared for the World Wildlife Fund, Inc. (WWF-US) under a grant from the World Bank’s Ocean Partnerships for Sustainable Fisheries and Biodiversity Conservation-Models for Innovation and Reform (OPP). It explores the interplay be...
13 Feb 2019 - presentation - project: 3766 - English [IWC9 Pecha Kucha] Our Caribbean Sea – You are Welcome Anytime
Pecha kucha presentation at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference on innovations in the Caribbean Innovative Financing for Wastewater (CREW) project given by Christopher Corbin, UN Environment.
12 Feb 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English 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 ...
23 Jan 2019 - report - English Day 4 - Participant-led Workshop: Adopting the Water Funds Model for Sustainably Financed Source Water Protection of GEF IW Project Basins (Apse, Marrakesh 2018)
Summary of the session at the 9th GEF International Waters Conference held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 5-8 November 2018. Coordinated by Colin Apse, The Nature Conservancy
08 Jan 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Investing in Sustainable Fisheries in the Dominican Republic - Evaluation of a Trust Mechanism
This report outlines the findings from efforts to develop a business case for the sportfishing and commercial fish aggregating device (FAD) fisheries in the Dominican Republic (DR) that would ultimately benefit the declining billfish stocks in the...
08 Jan 2019 - report - project: 4856 - English Investing in WECAFC - Considerations for the Development of RFMO Investments
This report outlines the findings from efforts to develop a business case for the Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission (WECAFC) in support of carrying out its future duties as Regional Fisheries Management Organization (RFMO). It is part of...
12 Dec 2018 - report - project: 4581 - English BioFAD Project in Ghana - Activity Report, September-November 2018
This study is part of a pilot project coordinated by the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation(ISSF), with support provided by the Common Oceans ABNJ Tuna Project , to test the use of biodegradable and non-entangling Fish Aggregating Dev...
19 Nov 2018 - presentation - English Session 2: Transdisciplinary Transnational Funding Opportunities (Key, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018.Erica Key, GEF.
16 Nov 2018 - presentation - English Session 2: LME Resource Mobilisation Strategy (Scott, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Lucy Scott, GEF LME:LEARN Consultant.
23 Oct 2018 - report - project: 4581 - English Ghana EMS Business Case Report
The Government of Ghana, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), and the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) have formed a partnership under the Common Oceans Areas Be...
23 Oct 2018 - report - project: 4581 - English Building a Business Case for EMS in Ghana - Executive Summary
The Government of Ghana, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), and the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) have formed a partnership under the Common Oceans Areas Be...

 

 

 

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