Tagged on: Environmental Governance

Manuals and Guides
A training Manual on Integrated Environmental Assessment and Reporting: Training Module 6: Scenario Development and Analysis
United Nations Environment Programme

This module will help you develop scenarios and analyse them, either in terms of the impact they would have on existing policies, or the kinds of policies that would be needed in order for a particular scenario to unfold. The module provides the basis for an entire process for developing and analysing scenarios.

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Manuals and Guides
A Training Manual on Integrated Environmental Assessment and Reporting: Training Module 5: Integrated Analysis of Environmental Trends and Policies
United Nations Environment Programme

Integrated analysis of environmental trends and policies is one of the core elements of integrated environmental assessment (IEA). The integrated analysis described in this module helps answer the following three questions: 1. What is happening to the environment and why? 2. What are the consequences for the environment and humanity? 3. What is being done, and how effective is it? In order to answer these questions, IEA analyses environment and human well-being trends and dynamics based on the drivers-pressures-state-impacts-responses (DPSIR) framework.

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Reports and Books
UNEP, International Environmental Governance, and the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda
McInerney, Thomas F.

This paper will explore the role of UNEP/UNEA in international environmental governance at the global and national levels,giving particular attention to the 2030 Agenda. The issues and themes themes described in this report follow the developments in international environmental governance in the Rio + 20 outcome document and subsequent General Assembly resolution.

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Regional State of the Coast Report: Western Indian Ocean - A Summary for Policy Makers
United Nations Environment Programme-Nairobi Convention, Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association

The Regional State of Coast Report for the western Indian Ocean (WIO) provides insights into the enormous economic potential around the WIO, the consequential demand for marine ecosystem goods and services to match the increasing human population, the pace and scale of environmental changes taking place in the region and the opportunities to avoid serious degradation in one of the world’s unique and highly biodiverse oceans. The report goes a step further and presents exploratory scenarios and policy analysis to better inform anticipatory planning and management of coastal and marine resources.

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