Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (6 November 2020)

Welcome, Nairobi Convention Member States, partners, and friends, to this issue of the Weekly News Round-up! Do you have any events, research, or scientific publications on the Western Indian Ocean that you would like to be included in the round-up? Write to unep-nairobi-convention@un.org! Global status of plastic presence in marine vertebrates Ocean plastics pose risks…

Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (30 October 2020)

Welcome, Nairobi Convention Member States, partners, and friends, to this issue of the Weekly News Round-up! Do you have any events, research, or scientific publications on the Western Indian Ocean that you would like to be included in the round-up? Write to unep-nairobi-convention@un.org! Engaging the Private Sector in Protecting the Western Indian Ocean The new…

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Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (23 October 2020)

Welcome, Nairobi Convention Member States, partners, and friends, to this issue of the Weekly News Round-up! Do you have any events, research, or scientific publications on the Western Indian Ocean that you would like to be included in the round-up? Write to unep-nairobi-convention@un.org! Global priority areas for ecosystem restoration A new study finds that extensive…

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Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (16 October 2020)

Welcome, Nairobi Convention Member States, partners, and friends, to this issue of the Weekly News Round-up! Do you have any events, research, or scientific publications on the Western Indian Ocean that you would like to be included in the round-up? Write to unep-nairobi-convention@un.org! Connectivity & population of albacore tuna in the southwest Indian Ocean The…

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Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (09 October 2020)

Welcome, Nairobi Convention Member States, partners, and friends, to this issue of the Weekly News Round-up! Do you have any events, research, or scientific publications on the Western Indian Ocean that you would like to be included in the round-up? Write to unep-nairobi-convention@un.org! Communications Consultant, UNEP-Nairobi Convention Secretariat The Nairobi Convention Secretariat is looking for…

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Nairobi Convention Marine and Coastal News Round-up (28 August 2020)

A group of fisherwomen in Lamu, Kenya have discovered two temporary octopus closures, giving the sector a major boost. The women, under the Pate Marine Community Conservancy (PMCC), discovered the octopus closures on Pate Island, Kenya. They cover about 284 acres of marine area. In recent days, Lamu women have become more proactively involved in patrol and enforcement of key fishery resources in nearshore ecosystems.