The Second Negotiations Meeting on the Text of the Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) Protocol of the Nairobi Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Western Indian Ocean

Publication Abstract: 

In decision CP7/3 on ‘Development of a Protocol on Integrated Coastal Zone Management’, the Contracting Parties to the Nairobi Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Western Indian Ocean region agreed to negotiate a protocol on integrated coastal zone management and present an agreed text for consideration for possible adoption at the next Conference   of Parties serving as the Conference of Plenipotentiaries. The Contracting Parties also requested the Secretariat to facilitate meetings on negotiations on the protocol and the Conference of Plenipotentiaries.

In accordance with that mandate, the first negotiation meeting on the text of the Protocol on Integrated Coastal Zone Management in Western Indian Ocean Region was held on 25 and 26 September 2013 in Cape Town, South Africa.

Author: 

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)/Nairobi Convention Secretariat

Year of publication: 
2016
Publication File(s): 
http://drustage.unep.org/nairobiconvention/sites/unep.org.nairobiconvention/files/report_of_the_2nd_negotiations_meeting_of_the_iczm_protocol.pdf
Country: 
Comoros
France
Kenya
Mauritius
Madagascar
Mozambique
Seychelles
Somalia
United Republic of Tanzania
Republic of South Africa