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From Catchment to Tap
04 Jul 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Despite the increased vocalisation of the devastating impacts of climate change on our planet, people don’t always...
Everywhere and Invisible: Recent successes in...
28 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Nitrogen is everywhere. It makes up almost 80 percent of the air that we breathe and is in everything from our DNA...
Fisheries Refugia – a Novel Approach to Achieve...
28 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The South China Sea (SCS), including the Gulf of Thailand (GoT), is a global center of shallow water marine biolog...
Deep Water Supply Changing Lives
28 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Water scarcity in Chimbiya, Malawi was a huge challenge, affecting livelihoods of more than 15000 people living in...
Water-Food-Energy Nexus: Nexus Simulation at GE...
28 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The recognition of water-food-energy nexus is essential to human survival and sustainable development. With a risi...
Convening data and information managers to supp...
28 Jun 2019 by LME:LEARN
Data and information are crucial factors to the policy cycle in international waters. They foster a better underst...
YSLME gears up for the 3rd Science Conference
28 Jun 2019 by LME:LEARN
This year’s biggest gathering of stakeholders in support of Yellow Sea conservation will take place during the 3rd...
Close to $1 billion approved for environment an...
27 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published here. Governments have approved programmes and projects worth almost $1 billion to tackle gro...
ADB Launches $5 Billion Healthy Oceans Action Plan
27 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published on adb.org.The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today launched the Action Plan for Healthy Oceans...
Women of the Ocean
26 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Hilda's relationship with mangroves began more than 20 years ago back in the 1990s, when she started working a...
Cubango-Okavango River Basin Environmental Mon...
22 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Cubango-Okavango River Basin is one of the world’s relatively undisturbed trans-political-boundary basin, with...
Circular Plastics Economy: From Source to Sea
22 Jun 2019 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
On its second and final year, the project “Addressing Marine Plastics Through a Systemic Approach” has implemented...