Information & Awareness

Nairobi Convention provides information in an easily accessible and understandable format to assist in the decision-making processes for the management of the marine and coastal resources, and to raise awareness among the public of the importance of the marine and coastal environment. It focuses on exchange of information with communities, as well as public awareness raising, community empowerment and capacity building.

Activities will include: Information management and exchange; Awareness, capacity building and community empowerment; and Increased visibility of the Convention.

The Convention seeks to establish and strengthen the knowledge and data sharing mechanisms and platforms for improved dissemination and enhanced understanding of marine and coastal processes.