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New Assessment Method Reveals Many Fish Stocks ...
28 Jan 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
A newly developed method for assessing how abundant fish populations are and how fishing is affecting them reveale...
Do you have an innovative idea on ocean and coa...
23 Jan 2020 by LME:LEARN
If your answer is yes, then don't miss the opportunity to submit your proposal to UNDP's "Ocean Innovation Challen...
UNDP Launches Ocean Innovation Challenge
22 Jan 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
New York, Jan 8 - The momentum on ocean protection and restoration has rapidly accelerated particularly since the ...
Regional Network News
20 Jan 2020 by LME:LEARN
The 3rd edition of the GEF LME:LEARN Regional Network Newsletters are now available
ICES Release Advice on a Seafloor Assessment Pr...
11 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published on ICES.dk.How should we assess physical disturbance and loss of the seafloor and its habitat...
Raising Awareness about Caring for Water
11 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
It is estimated that by 2050, population growth will increase the demand for water by 55% which will cause great p...
Water and Sanitation Projects for Border Commun...
11 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Earlier this year, Enma and her family of six did not have any toilet or shower facilities in their home. Six mont...
Arafura Timor Seas Partners Convened for the Fi...
10 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published on pemsea.org.Bali, Indonesia - The Arafura and Timor Seas form a major part of the maritime ...
Community Investments in Manure Management
10 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
There are over 3 million small farms and households lacking financial resources in Romania. The Integrated Nutrien...
Not a drop in the ocean
10 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Key successes from the Common Oceans ABNJ Program (2014-2019)Improving fisheries management and biodiversity conse...
Greening the blue: championing coastal climate ...
04 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published here. They call them ‘blue forests’—and they are among the most productive and valuable habit...
Training of fishermen to reduce fishing efforts...
04 Dec 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published here. On November 11, 2019, Yantai University of PR China launched a course on occupational t...