International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network

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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12 Jan 2015 - experience-note - project: 1893 Experience Note: Fostering Transboundary Cooperation Through Regional Dialogue Processes
2008: With 90% of the territory of Southeastern Europe (SEE) countries falling within shared water basins, the effective management of transboundary water bodies is of particular importance for the region. Such a fragmented situation means that in...
07 Jan 2015 - experience-note - project: 2722 Experience Note: Opening Opportunities for Cooperation Frameworks on the Environment Among Lusophone Countries
2007: The workshop, “Seas of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP)” constituted a historic meeting where high-level representatives of the CPLP Member States discussed, for the first time, the sustainable management of ...
05 Jan 2015 - experience-note - project: 1223 Experience Note: Education, Awareness and Technology to Prevent Mercury Pollution from Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining
2009: The Global Mercury Project (GMP) was implemented in order to begin a global response to address environmental impacts resulting from mercury released by the Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (ASM) sector. The relatively poor knowledge or invo...
27 Nov 2014 - experience-note - project: 2261 Experience Note: Global Industry Alliance: Partnerships for Change
2009: The overall objective of GloBallast Partnerships is to catalyze global partnerships that will implement coordinated long-term measures to minimize the adverse impacts of aquatic invasive species transferred through ships’ ballast water...
27 Nov 2014 - experience-note - project: 610 Experience Note: Piloting a New Convention: How GloBallast Pilot Countries Catalyzed Approval of the Ballast Water Convention
2007: In anticipation of the new Ballast Water Management Convention, IMO joined forces with the GEF and UNDP to implement the Global Ballast Water Management Programme (GloBallast). The convention is the first IMO instrument where reliance on m...
02 Jun 2014 - project-document - project: 1893 Strengthening Global Capacity To Sustain Transboundary Waters: The International Waters Learning Exchange and Resource Network (IW:LEARN) Operational Phase (Concept Paper with Annexes)
This Project aims to strengthen the management of International Waters by facilitating information sharing and learning among Transboundary Waters Management (TWM) constituencies. IW:LEARN Operational Phase Project Purpose In pursuit of its glob...
30 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 3 June 2003
This September Issue puts spotlight on a seminar in Stockholm on selected reports on GIWA Assessments. It also mentions about the Vattentanken Project as part of UN's International Year of Freshwater
30 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 1 January-February 2003
The GIWA Issue for the first quarter of 2003 highlights the severity of habitat destruction in many parts of the world, the 3rd World Water Forum in Japan and The Queen of Sweden, learning about the work of GIWA.
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 2 April 2003
The highlight for this Issue is the Third World Water Forum where a large number of water stakeholders learned about the GIWA project when it held a session under the theme “Water for peace” and presented its work with an exhibition. I...
29 May 2014 - project-document - project: 584 Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA) : Annexes: IX,X, XII
The overall objective of GIWA is to develop a comprehensive, strategic framework for the identification of priorities for remedial and mitigatory actions in international waters, designed to achieve significant environmental benefits, at national,...
29 May 2014 - project-document - project: 584 Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA)
The overall objective of GIWA is to develop a comprehensive, strategic framework for the identification of priorities for remedial and mitigatory actions in international waters, designed to achieve significant environmental benefits, at national,...
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 1 December 2000
In this newsletter you will also find the latest news on the development of the GIWA Network and the GIWA Methodology and the Methods Peer Review process which has just started.
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 2 January 2001
This issue of the Newsletter presents Test Teams’ experiences, the Peer Review process and other ongoing activities.
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 3 March 2001
Highlights in this Issue of the Newsletter are: * Simplification of the GIWA Methodology which has been peer reviewed during a period of several months by a group of selected scientists constituting the Peer Review Board. * The Steering Group's S...
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 4 May 2001
Capacity building workshops are the main highlights of this month's Issue. The workshop in Kharkiv, Ukraine was held on March 26-29 gathering experts constituting the GIWA network in the Black Sea, the Caspian Sea and the Aral Sea sub-regions. I...
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 8 November 2001
This November Issue presents GIWA Assesments conducted in Sub Saharan Africa, Middle East and Southeast Asia.
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 1 January-February 2002
Two of the main features in this Issue are: (1) The Presentation of the Brief summary of the results of Initial Scaling and Scoping of GIWA from several sub-regions around the (2) Introduction of Integrated Coastal Zone Management Course in Kalm...
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 2 May-June 2002
This Issue focuses on the establishment of the UNEP Collaborating Centre on Water and Environment (UCC-Water), the New Collaborating Partner of GIWA.
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 3 August 2002
This newsletter features the Dialogue on Integrated Water Resources Management during the Kalmar Symposium. It also highlights the GIWA-hosted seminar where the first results of the GIWA assessment on issues related to the destruction and degrad...
29 May 2014 - newsletter - project: 584 GIWA Newsletter Issue No 4 September 2002
This Issue reports on the most significant results from the Scaling and Scoping assessments which have been received from 30 different subregions distributed around the world.

 

 

 

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