Water

A group of young men and women, surrounded by trees, hold up a white sign with blue and red writing
Every day in the early hours of 2 AM, Srean Chheurn carries his nets, traps and poles to the nearby Sre Pok river to fish. Later in the day, he goes...
Mr Chheurn is one of many Punong indigenous people living in Kbal Romeas village, north-eastern Cambodia, who rely on the Sre Pok river and forest for their daily needs such as bathing, washing...
Yudy Espinal, líder local de una de las cuencas del proyecto BRIDGE, la cuenca del río Goascorán ubicada entre Honduras y El Salvador
This year, the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) mounted a campaign called #WaterWomen to raise awareness about the actions of women...
One of the six winning entries portrayed local leader Yudy Espinal from the Goascorán river basin, a BRIDGE project location. According to SIWI contest organizers, the jury gave the following reasons...
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The Stimson Center, on behalf of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with IUCN and the Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme, is co-...
The two-day conference will take place in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-15 September 2017. The conference aims to bring together 40-50 marine experts from think tanks, academia, the private sector,...
Goascoran Basin
Project’s Official Name: BRIDGE: Building River Dialogue and Governance Water resource management implies making many complex decisions that may affect the environment. We refer to...
    Project title: Ha Long - Cat Ba Alliance Location: Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba Archipelago Duration: 2014 – 2017 Project background: Designated as a United Nations...
Water Infrastructure Solutions for the Tana Basin
Engaging all actors in sustainable and equitable water management
The Water Resources and Wetlands Programme (PREZOH) is a thematic programme of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature Central and West African Office (IUCN-PACO). Since 2006, the...
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The Global Water Initiative in West Africa is an action-research and advocacy project. We work with family farmers and governments to shape policies...
About GWI The Global Water Initiative (GWI) works to improve water management policies, research, investment and knowledge resources for sustainable agricultural production and improved food...
Portadas de publicaciones 2014-2015
  In recent years, from the IUCN Regional Office for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, our investigations and field work has generated knowledge on issues such as protected areas,...
A boy holds up a plastic bag full of fish
In the rural village of Amphoe Khlong Khuean in Chachoengsao Province, central Thailand, small-scale farmers living in wetland areas along Bang...
Image caption: A boy holds up the fish he caught with his bare hands on the family property. While families rely on fruit sales for income, they catch fish like these to eat. Participants...
Día Internacional de la Mujer
Women are part of the solution for good resource management in the Goascoran river basin, shared between Honduras and El Salvador, they work together...
Central America has not been able to guarantee quality water supply for its entire population, since there are management problems and pollution due to inadequate productive practices, lack of...
Sumpul
Climate variability is already affecting the agricultural production in the region. Therefore, local stakeholders gathered on May 23rd and 24th...
The Sumpul river sub-basin, located on the border between Honduras and El Salvador, has a territorial extension of 867 km2, and jointly with the Mocal River constitutes the greater basin of the...

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