Publications

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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Action Plan for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region

Action Plan for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Management and Conservation of Renewable Marine Resources in the Indian Ocean Region: Overview. UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No. 60

This paper provides a summary of the status of different biological marine resources, habitats, species groups and species of economic value and/or scientific interest within the Indian Ocean Region (IOR). It also gives an overview of the degradation of these resources that is becoming apparent...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Management and Conservation of Renewable Marine Resources in the Eastern African Region. UNEP Regional Seas Reports and Studies No.66

The document reviews the past and on-going conservation activities relevant to the Eastern African region at the regional and national levels; identifies priority concerns of the Governments bordering the region; and contains recommendations or interregional and regional projects to be...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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