The Commonwealth has a huge stake in the future of our ocean, together covering more than one-third (35%) of national marine waters globally. However, Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) often suffer from inadequate and unsustainable funding, putting conservation efforts at risk. More than 60% of existing MPAs in the world have reported inadequate budgets for basic management and compliance.
This webinar will:
The webinar is part of a wider series of virtual events that promote collaboration through the sharing of experiences, best practices and solutions on ocean issues. They also offer the opportunity to reflect on how to move forward with ocean management in a post-COVID-19 world.
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