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Stakeholder Meeting towards the development of a Caribbean Marine Atlas

Event Type Meeting
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2007-10-08 - End: 2007-10-10
Location UNDP House, Barbados, Barbados
Summary The objectives of this workshop were: (i) To inform the participating countries of the potential benefits of a Caribbean Marine Atlas; (ii) To identify current national coastal zone management arrangements; (iii) To identify national and regional coastal and marine issues that could be the focus of the Caribbean Marine Atlas; (iv) To identify the national resource requirements of the participating countries to enable full participation in a Caribbean Marine Atlas Pilot Project; (v) To prepare a draft work plan of a Caribbean Marine Atlas Pilot Project, for submission to, and approval by the respective national governments The outcome of the workshop was a detailed analysis of available data for defined priority issues and a detailed work plan for the next year, resulting in the Caribbean Marine Atlas prototype.
Keywords JCOMM IODE ICAM CMA caribbean marine atlas

Event Entered By Peter PISSIERSSENS
Organisers Ramon ROACH
Staff Greg REED
Cesar TORO

Group(s): IODE , Capacity Development , JCOMM , OOS , HAB
Created: 2007-09-10 11:05:24
Last Updated: 2010-11-18 09:52:10