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Guidance Manual on Valuation and Accounting of Ecosystem Services for Small Island Developing States
UNEP Manual Provides Guidance on Valuing SIDS’ Ecosystem Services
The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) launched a manual on calculating the value of ecosystems in small island developing States, with the aim of supporting a transition to a green economy....
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The Long Journey to Equality
This is a report on the 5th Global Symposium on Gender in Aquaculture and Fisheries, 13 to 15 November 2014, Lucknow, India. We see some greater commitment to gender equality...
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A Guide to Evaluating Marine Spatial Plans
A Guide to Evaluating Marine Spatial Plans
This new guide serves to assist ocean planners and managers to establish steps towards monitoring and evaluating the performance of marine spatial plans, and ultimately to define and measure “how...
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Final Report: Lessons from the US Coral Triangle Initiative Support Program
Final Report: Lessons from the US Coral Triangle Support Program
This study analyzes stakeholder perceptions of how the Coral Triangle has benefited from the US CTI Support Program and what tangible outcomes at the regional scale have been cascaded to...
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Regional State of the Coral Triangle Report - Coral Triangle Marine Resources: Their Status, Economies, and Management
State of the Coral Triangle Reports
These publications, published by Asian Development Bank (ADB), identify key issues for decision-makers if sustainable development of the Coral Triangle’s coastal and marine resources is to be achieved. Two reports...
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Assessing Adaptation Options for Climate Change: A Guide for Coastal Communities in the Coral Triangle of the Pacific
Assessing options for adapting to climate change is an important part of building resilient fishing and farming communities. This brochure is part of a series that collectively detail how a...
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CT Atlas Interactive Map Provides Up-to-date Information to Decision-Makers
Exactly a year ago, CTKN featured the Coral Triangle Atlas (CT Atlas) when it first went online. Since then, the CT Atlas has added more spatial data from the region....
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Strategic Action Programme for the Arafura and Timor Seas
Strategic Action Programme for the Arafura and Timor Seas
The Strategic Action Programme (SAP) for the Arafura and Timor Seas (ATS) will take an ecosystem-based approach to preserve vital ecosystem functions and services that are important for human well-being....
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FAO Publishes Guide on Implementing Improved Tenure Governance in Fisheries
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Fisheries and Aquaculture Department has published a guide that explains the characteristics of the fisheries sector and provides technical guidance....
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A fisherman demonstrates his catch using only the simple tools of a dugout canoe and fishing line. Papua New Guinea's geographically and culturally dispersed communities make a one-size-fits-all approach to coastal and marine management difficult. Instead, a system of Locally-Managed Marine Areas draw upon communities to manage their own resources. (Photo: ©James Morgan/CTI-CFF)
Ecosystem Training Course to Improve Management of Fisheries in the Asia-Pacific Region
The Essential Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) training course recognizes that traditional stock-based fisheries management approaches have often been ineffective in the complex fisheries of the Asia-Pacific region. Launched...
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