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Enhancing Marine Sustainability and Potentiatin...
20 Jun 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
As nets open, hundreds of pounds of squirming and shimmering fish, crabs, corals and starfishes slam onto the deck...
One Ocean
08 Jun 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Today the global marine community rings the bell to celebrate the beauty of our ocean and to emphasize the dangers...
Call for abstract: EMECS 12 - Deadline 31 May 2...
03 May 2018 by eve@iwlearn.org
EMECS12 steering committee and program committee cordially invite you all to participate in the 12th International...
Our water, our future
02 May 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
How women are pushing national change in one of Africa’s smallest nations.While the idea of an island may call to ...
Nature for Water, Nature for Life
27 Apr 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Water Security is the capacity of a population to safeguard sustainable access to adequate quantities of acceptabl...
US$4.1 Billion GEF-7 Replenishment Revealed
27 Apr 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
On April 25, 2018, countries have collectively pledged US$4.1 billion for the seventh replenishment of the Global ...
Stories from the South China Sea
19 Apr 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The Sustainable Development Goals, officially known as “Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable De...
It’s Not Just Cape Town: 4 Shrinking Reservoirs...
18 Apr 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Cape Town, South Africa has been in the news a lot lately. The region has suffered a devastating three-year drough...
Climate change a never ending threat to water a...
10 Apr 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Access to clean water, adequate sanitation and good hygiene are fundamental for a healthy life. Despite being basi...
Amazonian communities adapting to climate chang...
13 Mar 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
The backbone of the MAP tri-national region (Madre de Dios, Peru, Acre, Brazil and Pando, Bolivia), the Acre River...
A water utility’s journey to being climate resi...
09 Mar 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
While attending a recent event, a representative of an international development agency argued that, if we had spe...
Chad becomes the first African country to join ...
02 Mar 2018 by IW:LEARN on Exposure
Chad has become the first country outside the pan-European region to accede to the Convention on the Protection an...