From 7-8 June 2018, the first-ever African Blue Economy event was held in London, UK.
In Côte d’Ivoire, on Saturday 9 June 2018, several actions were carried out, including the cleanigng of Bassam Beach by the UNEP / Abidjan Convention and the Ministry of Waste Management, Environment and Sustainable Development.
From the 5-9 March 2018, the Mami Wata partners and the Benguela Current Convention organized a Marine Spatial Planning training in Swakopmund (Namibia) for participants from West, Central and Southern Africa.
The government of Seychelles has recently announced the creation of new Marine Protected Areas, after a three year long public consultation within the framework of its Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) Initiative.
From the 11-15 December 2017 in Dakar, Senegal, the Mami Wata project organized its first Marine Spatial Planning workshop.
On the 27th February 2018, Chile’s president Michelle Bachelet signed a decree establishing the National Parks of Patagonia Network, along with the creation of new Marine Protected Areas.
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Reporting from the Mami Wata Project´s activities and experiences during the 9th edition of the PRCM Regional Coastal and Marine Forum.
From the 9-11 October 2017 in Freetown (Sierra Leone), the Mami Wata project organized its first meeting of the three Mami Wata Expert Working Groups.
From the 27-31 March 2017, the 12th Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Abidjan Convention took place in Abidjan, Côte d´Ivoire.