Publications

Institutional Analysis for Mangroves for the Future: Understanding the resilience of coastal systems

This section provides a synthesis of the current status of Institutions and the various governance frameworks that may have a role to play in management of the marine and coastal environment, generally in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region, and also more specifically in the three countries...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region, as adopted on 21 June, 1985.

In accordance to the resolution 2997 of the United Nations General Assembly, UNEP was established "as a focal point for environmental action and coordination within the United Nations system". The Governing Council of UNEP has defined this environmental action as encompassing a comprehensive,...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Report of the Sixth meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

The first draft of the new LBSA Protocol was discussed in the second meeting of the Legal and Technical Review Task Force that was held in Mombasa, Kenya in March 2006. Updated
drafts were subsequently...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the Fourth meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

The fourth meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region (NairobiConvention) was held in Antananarivo, Madagascar, from 6 to 8 July 2004. The meeting was convened by the...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the Third meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

The Third Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region (Nairobi Convention) was held at the Rovuma Carlton Hotel, Maputo, Mozambique, from 5 to 7 December 2001. The Meeting...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the Second meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

The first meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region (Nairobi Convention) was held in Mahé, Seychelles on 17 and 18 March 1997. Important regional and global developments...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the First meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

The Conference of Plenipotentiaries on the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region was convened by the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in Nairobi from 17 to 21 June 1985, and attended by the...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the Final Negotiations Meeting on the Text of the Protocol for the Protection of the Marine and Coastal Environment From Land-based Sources and Activities (LBSA) in the Easter and Southern African Region

The final negotiations meeting on the text of the Protocol for the Protection of the Coastal and Marine Environment from Land-based Sources and Activities (LBSA) in Eastern and Southern Africa region was held
at Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya from 9th to 10th June 2009. The meeting was...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Report of the final negotiations meeting on the text of the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment in Eastern and Southern Region

The final negotiations meeting on the revised text of the Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Coastal and Marine Environment in Eastern Africa Region was held at Whitesands Hotel, Mombasa, Kenya on 9th- 10th- 11th June 2009. The meeting was convened by the...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),Nairobi Convention Secretariat
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Seychelles National Report on Policy, Legislation and Institutional Analyses and Recommendations for LBSA Protocol Ratification and Implementation

The objective of this study is to assess the policy, legislation and institutional frameworks and make recommendations for LBSA Protocol ratification and implementation in doing so the consultant found that there is already legislation in place for LBSA protocol implementation in the Seychelles...
Author: J. Legaie
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