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New regional Gender Advisory Panel to advance gender strategy in MFF

Bangkok, Thailand 27 Aug 2014

Country: Asia Region, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Pakistan, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Viet Nam

Topic: Gender equality

On August 27 MFF convened a meeting of gender practice leaders and IUCN senior managers at the IUCN Asia Regional Office, for an initial discussion on the establishment of a regional Gender Advisory Panel for MFF and for IUCN Asia, endorsing the impo...    

4th Integrated Coastal Management course kickstarts new learning opportunities for Asia coastal managers

Bangkok, Thailand 18 Aug 2014

Country: Asia Region, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Pakistan, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Viet Nam

Topic: Capacity Building, Capacity development, Knowledge for Management

The postgraduate certificate course on Integrated Coastal Management introduces the concept, principles, process and tools of ICM, and provides an opportunity to learn from integrated coastal management programs and experiences from around the world ...    

The Bangkok Declaration 2014: Committing to Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

Bangkok, Thailand 23 Jul 2014

Country: Asia Region, Bangladesh, Thailand

Topic: Community Resilence

Hosted by the Royal Thai Government, the 6th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) was held in Bangkok from 22-26 June 2014, with the theme “Promoting Investments for Resilient Nations and Communities”. The objective was to...    

Launch of New Funding for Mangroves for the Future

Bangkok, Thailand 10 Jun 2014

Country: Asia Region, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Global, India, Maldives, Myanmar, Pakistan, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Viet Nam

Topic: Financing Coastal Conservation, Integrated Coastal Planning

IUCN, UNDP and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) today announced the launch of the third phase of the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) regional initiative with new funding from Sida. The new phase will run from 2014-2018 a...    

Events

11th MFF Regional Steering Committee Meeting

Preah Sihanouk Town, Preah Sihanouk Province, Cambodia 25 Oct - 28 Oct 2014

4th Postgraduate Certificate Course on Integrated Coastal Management

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Bangkok, Thailand 18 Aug - 26 Sep 2014

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Green Fins - Environmentally Responsible Diving and Snorkelling »

International standards for an environmentally friendly diving and snorkelling industry. Green Fins is an active network of dive and snorkel centres, governments and local communities, all working to protect coral reefs and promote marine

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