Transferring Best Practices in Water Pollution Assessments (24-28 September 2018)
The Secretariat of the Global Partnership on Nutriment Management, in association with the Global Programme of Action (GPA), in co-operation with the Freshwater Ecosystems Unit of UN Environment, organized a technical exchange between experts from Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) of the Philippines, Chilika Lake Development Authority (CDA) of India and national stakeholders concerned with preserving the environmental and water quality of Lake Naivasha in Kenya. This exchange was to facilitate the development of an Ecosystem Health Report Card (EHRC) in a replication effort for Lake Naivasha, based on work undertaken in India and the Philippines as part of the GEF-Global Nutrient Cycle Project, that is executed by the Global Programme of Action with oversight by the Steering Committee of the GPNM.
River Basin Technical Training (31 May 2018)
GEF IW:LEARN, DHI and the International Water Association (IWA) organised a training in Geneva, Switzerland on 31 May 2018. The learning exchange provided insight into the developed applications supporting basin and catchment organisations with river basin planning related tasks and build capacity to use the developed applications within river basins.
How to manage IW projects working on ecosystems restoration (Kura-Dniester Twinning, 4-5 June 2018)
The Kura River basin (shared by Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan) is very much advanced from the perspective of the implementation of the GEF TDA/SAP methodology (working on an SPA update) and the Dniester River basin (Poland, Ukraine and Moldova) is at its initial project stage (TDA development). The vast experience from the Kura, particularly, on the project management and implementation could be of great value to the Dniester project.
Addressing the challenges of coastal erosion (19-23 February 2018)
The exchange opportunity between the West African Coastal Observation Mission (WACOM) hosted in CSE (Dakar, Senegal) and the GEF Project on Côte d’Ivoire Coastal area Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) aimed to strengthen the capacity of the EMIS project team in charge of the management of the Geoportal through experiences sharing with respect to coastal data and information management, and foster Integrated Coastal zone Management (ICM) data and information sharing between Côte d’Ivoire (through the Geoportal) and the WACOM.
Indonesian Seas LME Twinning Exchange (26-26 April 2017)
Twinning Exchange of GEF IW projects operating in the Indonesian Seas to discuss best practices in the technical and operational areas and to discuss the prospect of a future Indonesian Seas LME project. Indonesian Seas LME Exchange.
Transboundary Basin Commission Exchange
(5-7 December, 2012)
Twinning exchange to share best practices in developing and operating a transboundary basin commission.
Transboundary Basin Commission Exchange (5-7 December, 2012)
CTI Knowledge Management Exchange
Twinning exchange to enhance knowledge management, communication and integration with IW:LEARN services in the Coral Triangle Initiative.
CTI Knowledge Management Exchange (March, 2012)
Governance and Leadership Twinning Exchange
(5-11 May, 2011)
Twinning Exchange to enhance understanding of governance of international waters among IW Stakeholders with the use of experiential learning tools
Governance and Leadership (5-11 May, 2011)
Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation Twinning
(2-5 March 2009)
Twinning was aimed at assisting IW projects and commissions come up with ways to incorporate climate change consideration in strategic planning and implementation of transboundary water resources management
Mainstreaming Climate Change Adaptation Workshop (2-5 March 2009)
SAP Implementation and Nutrient Reduction Twinning
(23-27 March 2009)
The SAP Implementation and Nutrient Reduction Twinning was aimed at increasing understanding about the implementation of the SAP with national agencies
SAP Implementation and Nutrient Reduction (23-27 March 2009)
Large Marine Ecosystem Governance Twinning
(22 March - 01 April 2009)
The LME Governance Twinning had the objectives of sharing best practices from the Benguela Current to inform the preparation of the Humboldt Current project.
Large Marine Ecosystem Governance (22 March - 01 April 2009)
Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem/Western Central Pacific Inter-Project Exchange (November 2003)