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Supporting managers and decision makers in Ocea...
26 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Ocean governance is one of the most critical areas to improve sustainable development of marine resources and serv...
Oceans stress and sustainability
24 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
For most of the past half century, our oceans have been stressed by overfishing, pollution, habitat degradation, n...
Linking LMEs to local science and management fo...
24 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Better understanding of the ocean is essential for the sustainable development of ocean resources. As the ocean co...
On charting a new decade of H.O.P.E.: The East ...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
PEMSEA is pleased to formally announce that the EAS Congress 2021 will be held on 1-4 December 2021 in Sihanoukvil...
Teamwork matters in marine protected area (MPA)...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Aru Tenggara Marine Protected Area (MPA) is one of the regions in the Arafura Sea where efforts are made to protec...
Addressing biofouling in the seas of East Asia
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Biofouling, the attachment of living organisms to artificial surfaces, is a seemingly innocuous process that nonet...
What are Caribbean ecosystems worth? IWEco prov...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) co-implemented, Global Environ...
Overcoming barriers to effective use and protec...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Water demand for various uses in the Nile Basin is rapidly growing and threatens the supply of conventional surfac...
Good practices for sharing groundwater geospati...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Commissioned by SADC-GMI and in cooperation with IHE Delft, IGRAC developed a report on ‘Good practices for sharin...
Regional actions promoting IWRM and climate cha...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization (ACTO) and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) is pleased to announce t...
Pacific Island Countries advance in the prepara...
23 Dec 2020 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
In an online validation workshop on 26 November 2020, a new project supported by the Global Environment Facility (...
The GEF IW Project Management and TDA-SAP Onlin...
06 Nov 2020 by khristine@iwlearn.org
We are very happy to announce that we have developed and launched two new, self-paced online courses for project m...