INTERNATIONAL WATERS LEARNING EXCHANGE & RESOURCE NETWORK

IW:LEARN

Agenda and presentations

Presentations will be made available after the meeting takes place. Download the detailed Agenda (18 Sep 2019) or click the link at the end of this page.

DAY 01: WEDNESDAY, 18 SEPTEMBER 2019

MORNING

1 Opening session

2 LME Implementation Progress

  • Brief introduction of new LME, MSP, MPA, ICM, climate change, and fisheries projects, assisted by a visual aid (1-2 slides, 5-7’ each)
  1. (GEF Proj ID: 9369) Implementation of the Strategic Plan of Ecuador Mainland Marine and Coastal Protected Areas Network
  2. (GEF Proj ID: 4746) Pacific SIDS Fisheries Conventions
  3. (GEF Proj ID: 6920) Implementation of the Arafura and Timor Seas Regional and National Strategic Action Programs
  4. (GEF Proj ID: 9451) Caribbean Regional Oceanscape Project
  5. (GEF Proj ID: 10076) Pacific Central American Coastal LME Project
  6. (GEF Proj ID: 9949) North Brazil Shelf LME Mangroves Project
AFTERNOON

3 The LME Partnership Approach

  1. Multi –level coordination (PEMSEA)
  2. Funding partnerships (Med Programme)
  3. Action planning for SIDS (Pacific Ridge to Reef)
  4. Regional Framework for Ocean Governance (CLME+ Partnership)
  5. Science to Policy (SAPPHIRE)

DAY 02: THURSDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2019

MORNING 4 Implementation of SDGs
  1.  A. Gonzales (PEMSEA)
  2. D. Vousden (OFNP)
  3. A. Gonzales (ATSEA)
  4. L. Galbiati (MEDLME)
  5. S. Siriraksophon (SCS)
  6. S. Coello (Humboldt LME)
  7. P. Debels (CLME+)
  8. Y. Guo (YSLME)
AFTERNOON

5 Technical site visit

DAY 03: FRIDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2019
MORNING 6 The Large Marine Ecosystems are everyone’s business
  • Bringing the Private Sector to the Table: Lessons from the Regional Networks
  • Investment and partnership opportunities
    Breakout session - Four breakout groups: (1.) Conserving Marine and Coastal Areas through Environmentally Sustainable Blue Economy Strategies; (2.) Sustainable Fisheries Management; (3.) Water and Wastewater Management; (4.) Transforming Plastic Life Cycles
  • Group reporting and discussion

7 Advancing ocean science and applications

AFTERNOON 8 Closing session