RESULTS OF THE GEF IW:LEARN PROJECT NEEDS SURVEY

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Presentation to the Final Plenary of the 2002 GEF International Waters Conference

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RESULTS OF THE GEF IW:LEARN PROJECT NEEDS SURVEY

  1. 1. RESULTS OF THE GEF IW:LEARN PROJECT NEEDS SURVEY Presentation to the Final Plenary of the 2002 GEF International Waters Conference By Dann Sklarew, Chief Technical Advisor
  2. 2. IW Project Needs Survey • Prioritized GEF IW projects need for resources related to: – 31 IW-related issues identified by the Global International Waters Assessment (GIWA) – 60 Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) methods identified by the Global Water Partnership (GWP) and IW:LEARN • Over 50 responses from IW Conference participants + additional written needs
  3. 3. Issue Needs • Loss of Ecosystems/Ecotones (24) • Exploitation of Fisheries and Living Resources: – Overexploitation (22) – Inappropriate Harvesting Practices (21) – Habitat Destruction (20) • Changes in Hydrologic Cycles (19) • Drought (19)
  4. 4. Method Needs • Public Participation (30) • Awareness Raising (28) • Knowledge Sharing (28) • Development of IWRM indicators (28) • Increasing Participation (26) • Data Analysis (25) • Knowledge Management (25) • Increasing Efficiency of Use (25) • Professional Training (25) • Building Partnerships (25)
  5. 5. Learning Exchange • Regional Learning/Sharing • Arrangement of Twinning Programs for International Waters • Common Water/IWRM Curricula Design and Implementation
  6. 6. Resources • Where to Get: Co-Financing • Applying Communication Strategies to Benefit Resource Management • Global Dissemination of Publications Produced to Raise Scientific and Public Awareness
  7. 7. Networking • Web-based Project Management, Communications and Networking • How to Get: Project Deliverables, Products Online
  8. 8. = LEARNING EXCHANGE + RESOURCES + NETWORK ___________________________

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