Projects and initiatives

The strategy of the Partnership over 2012-2017 comprises four focus areas, as follows:

Focus Area 1: governance of the coastal and marine zone. The specific objective is to strengthen good governance processes to ensure the conservation of coastal and marine resources;

Focus Area 2: conservation of the coastal and marine zone and sustainable management of natural marine resources. The specific objective is to promote and effectively implement tools and mechanisms with a view to the conservation of coastal and marine zones as well as the sustainable and improved management of natural marine resources;

Focus Area 3: review, prevention and management of the risks and challenges facing the coastal and marine zone. The specific objective is to appraise and grasp the risks and challenges that threaten the coastal and marine zone, how to mainstream such issues throughout the different planning and intervention steps and mitigate possible negative effects.

Focus Area 4: mobilization and coordination of the Partnership. The specific objective is to extend, sustain, mobilize and coordinate the Partnership in order to meet the expected goal.