Book chapter, Guideline, Toolkit, Training document
Module 3 & 7: Developing an impact strategy and creating communication out put of the IEA ( DRAFT)
United Nations Environment Programme

Asia Pacific Version


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Book chapter, Guideline, Toolkit, Training document
Module 2: National IEA Process Design and Organization
United Nations Environment Programme

Asia Pacific Version


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Guideline, Training document
Examples of good practices in integrated environmental assessments in Latin America and the Caribbean
United Nations Environment Programme
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Briefing paper
Anticipate, Absorb, Reshape: Current Progress on Three Key Capacities for Climate Resilience
United Nations Environment Programme

The briefing paper then discusses the challenges – both conceptual and data-related – that this type of assessment faces and suggests ways of overcoming them. While gaining a better understanding of progress under the Anticipate, Absorb and Reshape pillars is important to the A2R Initiative, this paper also aims to contribute to the broader discussion on metrics and methodologies for assessing climate resilience.


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Summary
Waste Management Outlook for Mountain Regions: Sources and Solutions - Executive Summary
United Nations Environment Programme

This report highlights both the challenges and the solutions for good waste management in mountain regions.


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Summary
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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Book/Report
Strategic Action Programme to Address Pollution from Land Based Activities (SAP-MED) and Related National Action Plans (NAP): Implementation Status 2000–2015
United Nations Environment Programme / Mediterranean Action Plan

This report summarizes the progress achieved on SAP-MED and NAP implementation, including identification of remaining challenges. It highlights several gaps related to the implementation of the NAPs, increasing trends of a number of pressures on marine and coastal environment, and the need for enhancing NAP financial sustainability and effective and streamlined reporting.


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Guideline
Guiding Principles for Delivering Coastal Wetland Carbon Projects
United Nations Environment Programme, Center for International Forestry Research

This guidance document distills best practice principles for coastal wetland carbon projects, drawing on a long history of project development and implementation in fields of wetlands restoration, terrestrial carbon projects, carbon policy and community engagement. The primary focus is on
experience gained in the management of intertidal wetlands, including tidal marshes and mangroves, although many broad lessons can be extended to seagrass meadows.


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Book/Report
The Montreal Protocol and the Green Economy: Assessing the Contributions and Co-benefits of a Multilateral Environmental Agreement
United Nations Environment Programme

The contributions of the Montreal Protocol to the Green Economy are evaluated first in terms of economic impacts of ODS phase-out at the sector level and at the macroeconomic level. The report then considers social and environmental co-benefits and the important contribution of the institutional arrangements of the Montreal Protocol.


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Book chapter
Gender Equality: Achieve Gender Equality and Empower All Women and Girls
World Bank

Goal 5 offers an opportunity to deliver transformative actions for addressing these constraints and for accelerating progress toward stronger economies.


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