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Using Scenarios and Voluntary Commitments to Guide Policy and Practice to Achieve Sustainable Development Goal 14 in the Western Indian Ocean:White Paper for the Science-Policy Workshop of the 9th Conference of Parties to the Nairobi Convention, 9-11 July 2018
World Wide Fund for Nature, Coastal Oceans Research and Development in the Indian Ocean

The United Nations Agenda 2030 further enshrines the central role of the ocean for sustainable development through Goal 14 (SDG14), to "conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources ", to lift millions of people out of poverty. The 2017 United Nations Oceans Conference provided a platform to focus countries' and other stakeholders' attention on commitments to achieving SDG14 at national and regional levels. Most countries of the Western Indian Ocean attended the UN Ocean Conference in June 2017, submitting national statements on their commitments to implement SDG 14 through national processes. In addition, countries and organizations responded to the Call from the conference for joint Voluntary Commitments with a more regional scope. Several were submitted, spearheaded by one from the Nairobi Convention Secretariat.


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2018
Investing in Innovative Environmental Solutions to Accelerate Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063 in Africa: Note by the Secretariat - Ministerial Policy Dialogue
United Nations Environment Programme

With environment integrated into all aspects of development, this document focuses on how innovative environmental solutions could provide affordable practical solutions to drive the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063 in Africa.


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2017
Workplan and Budget for the Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) Subprogramme for the 2017-2018 Biennium
United Nations Environment Programme
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2017
Workplan and Budget for the Caribbean Environment Programme for the Biennium 2017-2018. Seventeenth Intergovernmental Meeting of the Action Plan for the Caribbean Environment Programme and Fourteenth Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment of the Wider Caribbean Region.
United Nations Environment Programme

This Workplan covers the 2017-2018 biennium and presents activities to implement the Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment of the Wider Caribbean Region (Cartagena Convention) and its Protocols and the Action Plan of the Caribbean Environment Programme (CEP).


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2017
Workplan and Budget for the Caribbean Environment Programme for the Biennium 2017-2018
United Nations Environment Programme, Caribbean Environment Programme

This Workplan covers the 2017-2018 biennium and presents activities to implement the Convention for the Protection and Development of the Marine Environment of the Wider Caribbean Region (Cartagena Convention) and its Protocols and the Action Plan of the Caribbean Environment Programme (CEP).


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2017
Recommendations of the Eighth Steering Committee Meeting of the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (Rempeitc) for the Wider Caribbean Region
United Nations Environment Programme, Caribbean Environment Programme

Recommendations of the Eighth Steering Committee Meeting of the Regional Marine Pollution Emergency, Information and Training Centre (Rempeitc) for the Wider Caribbean Region


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2017
Workplan and Budget for the sub-programme on the Assessment and Management of Environmental Pollution (AMEP) for 2017-2018
United Nations Environment Programme, Caribbean Environment Programme

This workplan and budget covers ongoing and new proposed projects and activities under the Assessment and Management of Environmental Pollution (AMEP) sub-programme of the Secretariat to the Cartagena Convention for the biennium 2017-2018


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2017
Workplan and Budget for the SPAW Regional Programme for the 2017 - 2018 Biennium. Ninth Meeting of the Contracting Parties (COP) to the Protocol Concerning Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife (SPAW) in the Wider Caribbean Region
United Nations Environment Programme, Caribbean Environment Programme

This Workplan covers the 2017-2018 biennium and sets out the priorities for the Regional Programme on Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife in the Wider Caribbean Region (SPAW). During this period, the Workplan will focus on activities that assist with the implementation of the SPAW Protocol and its coordination with other regional programmes and organizations dealing with biodiversity conservation and management, particularly regarding protected areas and wildlife as well as relevant global initiatives and multilateral environmental agreements.


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2017
Proposal for Protected Area to Be Listed under the SPAW Protocol
United Nations Environment Programme
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2017
Report of the Working Group on the Application of Criteria for Listing of Species under the Annexes to the SPAW Protocol (Includes Species Proposed for Listing in Annexes II and III)
United Nations Environment Programme
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2016