Error as occured...

Side Event #2753


Date Wednesday
2018.11.21 @ 18:15
Add to Calendar
Room Al Alamien - Contact Group 5 Room
Building 2
Capacity: 160 people
Conference COP 14 / CP-COP-MOP 9 / NP-COP-MOP 3
Fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity
Title Networks of MPA managers to accelerate progress towards Aïchi target 11
Conference of the Parties
Aichi Biodiversity Targets
Financial Mechanism and Resources Mobilization
Memorandum of Cooperation
Agricultural Biodiversity
Marine and Coastal Biodiversity
Scientific and Technical Cooperation
Exchange of Information
Protected Areas
Aichi Biodiversity Targets


Support from: European Commission (Transatlantic MPA networks project), FFEM

Objectives: Show the value and the role of networks of MPA managers at different levels (regional, sub-regional, national, or thematic) to accelerate the progress towards the qualitative aspects of Aïchi target 11, mainly the effective management of MPAs. Highlight the initiative of a common strategy among different regional and national networks at transatlantic level and the potential to enlarge this approach worldwide.

Short description of the event 

1. Networks of MPA managers help to achieve MPA effective management; a sample of actions and activities implemented by the networks will be showcased;

  • Capacity-building & management tools: CaMPAM (Training of Trainers programme and collaboration with OSPAR), NAMPAN (vulnerability assessment tool)
  • Harmonized monitoring for mobile species : MedPAN
  • Small projects financing : RAMPAO
  • Support to national policy implementation: French MPA Forum, French Biodiversity Agency, Fundación Biodiversidad (Spain)

2. Joint action among MPA networks

  • Call for joint action launched during IMPAC4 in 2017
  • EU Transatlantic MPA networks project. MPA partnership experiences across the Atlantic around marine mammal protection, coastal resilience and common strategy between networks of MPA managers. Potential for expanding the approach to other oceans.

Error as occured...
File Title & Description Tags


Error as occured...
File Title & Description Tags


Error as occured...
File Title & Description Tags