The Transboundary Waters Programme at GRID-Arendal
With nearly 90 per cent of the world’s population living in countries where freshwater resources cross borders, the peaceful cooperation and sustainable use of shared waters are critically impor ...
Published to 'Videos' 18 Nov 2015
Zambezi River Basin - Atlas of the changing Environment
The Zambezi River Basin Atlas of the Changing Environment isa basin collaborative initiative with the objective of providingscientific evidence about changes that are taking place in thenatural ...
Published to 'Zambezi River Basin' 15 Mar 2013
Caspian Environmental Information Centre launched
The high-level representatives and delegations present at the fourth Conference of the Parties of the Framework Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment of the Caspian Sea (Tehran ...
Published to 'News Archive' 07 Jan 2013
Environment & Poverty Times No.7
Water management and resource efficiency for green growth in East Asia is the focus of Issue 7 of Environment & Poverty Times. Jointly prepared by GRID-Arendal and UNEP’s Regional Office for Asi ...
Published to 'Environment & Poverty Times No.7' 01 Mar 2012
Sick Water? a finalist in the Digital Magazine Awards 2010
The Rapid Response Assessment report Sick water? The central role of wastewater management in sustainable development is one of 10 finalists in the Digital Magazine Awards 2010 for News & Busine ...
Published to 'News Archive' 25 Oct 2010
3 reports are available as Interactive e-books:
* "Water Storage - A strategy for climate change adaptation in the Himalayas"
* "The Changing Himalayas"
* "Local Responses to Too Much and To ...
Published to 'Himalaya reports' 04 Nov 2009
Sunne hav er den nye nøkkelen til å bekjempe klimaendringer
Cape Town, Nairobi, Roma, Paris, Arendal – Et 'blått karbon'-fond som kunne investere i vedlikehold og rehabilitering av viktige marine økosystemer bør vurderes av regjeringer som er opptatt av å ...
Published to 'Pressemeldinger (Norwegian)' 14 Oct 2009
Blue Carbon - The Role of Healthy Oceans in Binding Carbon
A new Rapid Response Assessment report released 14 October 2009 at the Diversitas Conference, Cape Town Conference Centre, South Africa. Compiled by experts at GRID-Arendal and UNEP in collabora ...
Published to 'Blue Carbon' 14 Oct 2009
Vital Water Graphics - 2nd Edition (2008)
An Overview of the State of the World’s Fresh and Marine Waters
The report presents an overview, through a set of graphics, maps and other illustrations, of the current state of the world’s fr ...
Published to 'Vital Water Graphics 2' 28 Oct 2008
In Dead Water
Merging of Climate Change With Pollution, Over-Harvest, and Infestations in the World's Fishing Grounds
A rapid response report that mapsthe multiple and combined impacts of pollution; alien i ...
Published to 'Complete collection' 15 Apr 2008
Vital Caspian Graphics - Challenges Beyond Caviar
We often associate the Caspian Sea with caviar that is legally or illegally finding its way to our tables, but overlook the footprints left by a number of industries installed on shores of the C ...
Published to 'Vital Caspian Graphics' 29 Jul 2007
Balkan Vital Graphics
Environmental protection is one of the areas where the Balkan countries still face a big challenge to catch up with their western neighbours. After the 1990s conflicts and the breakup of Yugosla ...
Published to 'Balkan Vital Graphics' 29 Apr 2007
Our Precious Coasts
Marine pollution, climate change and the resilience of coastal ecosystems.
The ability of coral reefs to survive in a globally-warming world may crucially depend on the levels of pollution to w ...
Published to 'Our Precious Coasts' 29 Apr 2006
The Fall of the Water
Emerging threats to the water resources and biodiversity at the roof of the world to Asia’s lowland from land-use changes associated with large-scale settlement and piecemeal development.
Published to 'The Fall of the Water' 16 Nov 2004