EBSAWS-2015-02 Outcomes

Meeting documents

EBSAWS-2015-02

Outcomes

Final Report

Report of the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas

Official

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Provisional Agenda
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Annotations to the Provisional Agenda
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Compilation of Submissions of Scientific Information to Describe Areas Meeting the Scientific Criteria for Ebsas in the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas Region
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Data to Inform the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas
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Report of the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas

Notifications

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Request for scientific information to support the objectives of the CBD regional workshops to facilitate the description of ecologically or biologically significant marine areas (EBSAs) in: (i) the North-East Indian Ocean region; and the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas region
Notification to: CBD National Focal Points; SBSTTA Focal Points; other Governments; FAO; IMO; ISA; IOC-UNESCO; UNEP-WCMC; UNEP-ROWA; CMS Office – Abu Dhabi; AGEDI; GOBI; PERSGA; ROPME; BOBLME; SACEP; other relevant regional seas conventions and action plans; relevant regional fisheries management organizations; indigenous peoples and local communities; and other relevant global and regional organizations and initiatives
Action required by 2015-02-15
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CBD Regional Workshop to Facilitate the Description of Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas (EBSAs) in the North-West Indian Ocean and Adjacent Gulf Areas, 20 to 25 April 2015, and Training Session on EBSAs, 19 April 2015 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Notification to: CBD National Focal Points and SBSTTA Focal Points in the North-West Indian Ocean and adjacent gulf areas region; FAO; IMO; ROWA; CMS Office – Abu Dhabi; PERSGA; ROPME; AGEDI; other relevant regional seas conventions and action plans; relevant regional fisheries management organizations; indigenous peoples and local communities; and other relevant global and regional organizations/initiatives
Action required by 2014-12-22

Other

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Information Note for Participants
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Proposed Organization of Training Day
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Template for Submission of Scientific Information to Describe Areas Meeting the Scientific Criteria for Ecologically or Biologically Significant Marine Areas
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Djibouti - EBSA Template 1-Aires Marines Protégées de Djibouti
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India-EBSA Template 1 - Important Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Areas of India
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Iran - EBSA Template 1 - Nayband Bay
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Pakistan - EBSA Template 1 - Churna-Kaio Islands Complex
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Pakistan - EBSA Template 2 - Daran-Jiwani Area
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Pakistan - EBSA Template 3 - Khori Great Bank
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Pakistan - EBSA Template 4 - Malan-Gwader Complex
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Pakistan - EBSA Template 5 - Miani Hor
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Sudan - EBSA Template 1
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Sudan - EBSA Template 2
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Yemen - EBSA Template 1 - Al Mahra
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Yemen - EBSA Template 2 - Sharma-Jethmoun-Dhargham
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Yemen - EBSA Template 3 - Socotra Archipelago
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WWF-Pakistan - EBSA Template 1 - Astola Island
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WWF-Pakistan - EBSA Template 2 - Churna Island
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WWF-Pakistan - EBSA Template 3 - Indus delta and Indus Canyon
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WWF-Pakistan - EBSA Template 4 - Sandspit-Hawks Bay
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WWF-Pakistan - EBSA Template 5 - Sonmiani Bay
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Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF - Submission 1- Marine Turtle Conservation Project-Final Scientific Report
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Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF - Submission 2-Short-term behavioural responses to thermal stress by hawksbill turtles
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Emirates Wildlife Society-WWF - Submission 3-Identification of Important Sea Turtle Areas for hawksbill turtles
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GOBI - Submission 1 - 2009 Indian-Ocean-Cetacean-Symposium-Report
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GOBI - Submission 2 - Afsal et al 2008
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GOBI - Submission 3 - Baldwin et al., 2005
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GOBI - Submission 4 - Baldwin et al., 2001
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Gobi - Submission 5 - Braulik et al., 2010
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GOBI - Submission 6 - Corkeron et al., 2011
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GOBI - Submission 7 - Costa et al., 2014
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GOBI - Submission 8 - Gheilani et al., 2010
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GOBI - Submission 9 - Notarbartolo de Sciara et al., 2014
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GOBI - Submission 10 - Pomilla et al., 2014
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GOBI - Submission 11 - Sathasivam 2002
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GOBI Submission 12 - IUCN Joint SSCWCPA Task Force on Marine Mammal Protected Areas
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India- submission 1-Important coastal and marine biodiversity areas on East coast of India
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Iraq - Submission 1-Is the northwestern Arabian Gulf a biodiversity hotspot
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Iraq - Submission 2-Role of Shatt al-Arab River
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Iraq - Submission 3-Heavy metals in zooplankton organisms, of NW Arabian Gulf
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Manta Trust - Submission 1- Mobulid Rays
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PERSGA - Submission 1 - State of the Marine Environment - Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
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PERSGA - Submission 2 -KSA - Mangrove Map Distribution 2010
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PERSGA - Submission 3 - Status of Mangroves in Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
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PERSGA - Submission 4 - Status LMR in Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
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PERSGA - Submission 5 - Status of Breeding Seabird in Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
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PERSGA - Submission 6 - Status of coral reefs in Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
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ROPME - Submission 1-ROPME Oceanographic Cruise - Winter 2006
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Azores Scientific Criteria and Guidance for identifying ecologically or biologically significant marine areas and designing representative networks of marine protected areas in open ocean waters and deep sea habitats