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Shining a light on Cooperation
11 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Facilitating Cross-Sectoral, Cross-Regional and Project-to-Project Learning and Experience Sharing for Global Envi...
A Roadmap for Sustainable Fisheries in Chile’s ...
06 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
In Chile, the Humboldt Current supports a thriving marine ecosystem that has sustained small-scale fishing communi...
Capacitating Young Professionals on Groundwater...
06 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Southern African Development Community Groundwater Management Institute (SADC-GMI) is implementing the Sustain...
Can we Solve Marine Pollution?
06 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking is famous for saying that pollution coupled with human greed and stupidity are ...
A Wake-Up Call: How Extreme Weather Events Prom...
06 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
It has been seven years since Thailand was ravaged by severe flooding, significantly weakening both the economic a...
Water we up to in Marrakech?
05 Dec 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Originally published on grida.no. Pollution, ocean acidification, overfishing – the list of what ails the world’s ...
9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference
05 Nov 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The conference will bring together some 300 participants from around the world — including representatives of bene...
New resources: Marine Toolkits
03 Nov 2018 by eve@iwlearn.org
The GEF LME:LEARN is releasing 5 toolkits in support of marine and coastal projects management.
Business Unusual: How “Fish Carbon” Stabilizes ...
01 Nov 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
This article was originally published by UN Environment.A new concept, “fish carbon,” recognizes the potential of ...
Enhancing Regional Water Security - A Focus on ...
31 Oct 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Southern African Development Community Groundwater Management Institute (SADC-GMI) is a regional Centre of Exc...
Promoting MPAs as a Tool for Management in the ...
31 Oct 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The increasing population and reliance on coastal and marine resources for sustenance and livelihood have compound...
Role of Science in Marine and Coastal Policy in...
31 Oct 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region encompasses diverse tropical and subtropical stretches of coastal and marine...