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The document library includes a wide array of outputs from projects (reports, presentations, case studies, terms of reference) as well as other content of interest to GEF International waters. Project managers and GEF International Waters staff are invited to give their feedback or submit case studies, ToRs, or other documentation to be included in the document library (

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19 Jan 2024 - other Guidance of the production of GEF IW Results Note
10 Jan 2024 - other - English TEMPLATE IWL-Story Submission_January2024.docx
18 Dec 2023 - other - project: 10740 - English Regional MSP One step CEO Approval
25 Oct 2021 - other - project: 5753 - English Benguela Current Convention Gender Policy and Action Plan
All the Benguela Current Convention (BCC) member countries (Angola, Namibia and South Africa) are signatories to international, regional and national frameworks that promote gender equality. The frameworks commit the governments to promote gender ...
25 Oct 2021 - other - project: 5753 - English Organisational gender mainstreaming in Benguela Current Convention: A process case study
As a regionally representative body the Benguela Current Convention (BCC) is in a unique position to promote gender equality in the governance of the Benguela Large Marine Ecosystem (BLME). The objective of the process was to build BCCs frameworks...
25 Oct 2021 - other - project: 5753 - English A Summary of the Benguela Current Convention Gender Situational Analysis
The Gender Situational Analysis was the starting point of a Benguela Current Convention (BCC) 4 step process to ensure that the gender dimensions are recognised and addressed in their work. The objective of the 4 steps is to systematically build B...
25 Oct 2021 - other - project: 5753 - English Gender and Ocean Governance Infographic (Benguela Current Convention)
Knowledge product developed by the Benguela Current Convention on Gender and Ocean Governance
23 Mar 2021 - other - project: 6993 - English Policy Brief: Sustainable development pathways to water, food, and energy security in the Zambezi basin
The Zambezi basin has enough resources to meet its development targets but doing so sustainably will require making strategic choices that deviate from the prevailing development paradigm and investing in the outstanding natural capital of riparia...
23 Mar 2021 - other - project: 6993 - English Policy brief: Cooperation and joint investments are key to sustainable development in the Indus basin
Achieving sustainable development in the Indus basin will strongly depend on the capacity of riparian countries to realize the opportunities that arise when cooperation and joint investments across sectors and countries are embraced.
03 Mar 2021 - other - project: 9607 - English Gender Mainstreaming Strategy of the MedProgramme
The MedProgramme represents a pioneering effort, being the first GEF programmatic multi-focal initiative in the Mediterranean region, aiming to operationalize agreed-upon priority actions to reduce major transboundary environmental stresses in its...
18 Oct 2020 - other - English Diagnostic form for aquifer, groundwater or conjunctive water management projects
Developed by the IHP-UNESCO, the “Diagnostic form for Experience sharing and Needs assessment” represents an opportunity for projects, partners, basin organizations and other stakeholders to identify: actions that already took place in their basin...
18 May 2020 - other - project: 4581 - English [ABNJ Tuna and Biodiversity] Ghana EMS video
02 Feb 2020 - other - English GEF Bulletin: The Summary of 53rd Meeting of the Global Environment Facility Council
A summary about the 53rd Meeting of the Global Environment Facility Council held on 28-30 November 2017 (Published in 3 December 2017).
02 Feb 2020 - other - English Gender Equality Action Plan
The GEF recognizes gender equality as an important social goal in and of itself, with associated implications for the projects that receive GEF support. The GEF aims to achieve global environmental benefits and sustainable development by promoting...
02 Feb 2020 - other - English Policy on Gender Equality
The GEF’s ability to effectively generate global environmental benefits and catalyze the transformative change needed to protect the global environment is underpinned by efforts to promote Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women and Girls (Pu...
02 Feb 2020 - other - English Policy on Gender Mainstreaming
This Policy expresses the Global Environment Facility’s commitment to enhancing the degree to which the GEF and its Partner Agencies promote the goal of gender equality through GEF operations (Published in 01 May 2012).
27 Jan 2020 - other - English UNDP's Gender Equality Strategy 2014-2017
The promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women is central to the mandate of UNDP and intrinsic to its development approach. This effort includes advocating for women’s and girls’ equal rights, combatting discriminatory practices and...
27 Jan 2020 - other - English UNIDO's Policy on Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women
The Organization pursues the programmatic goals of gender equality and the empowerment of women both collectively within the United Nations system and individually as the United Nation’s specialized agency mandated to advance the well being of wom...
27 Jan 2020 - other - English Water Resource Management and Gender
This briefing note is one of a series, produced by WWF-UK, to help develop understanding and awareness around the importance of gender analysis in natural resource management programmes (Published in 2012).
26 Jan 2020 - other - English Harmonizing Gender in the Three Rio Conventions and the GEF
The importance of gender mainstreaming in environmental protection and poverty eradication policies has also been acknowledged in a wide range of global agreements and forums.




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