Report of the Science to Policy Forum - March 23-25, 2021

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The Western Indian Ocean (WIO) regional Science to Policy Workshop aimed to promote the linkages between science and policy for evidence-based decision-making and provide timely technical advice and policy recommendations. The 2021 workshop was themed ‘Transition to a Sustainable Western Indian Ocean Blue Economy: Addressing the challenges and seizing the opportunities.

The expected outputs of the workshop were:

  1. Policy recommendations for consideration by Contracting Parties of the Nairobi Convention.
  2. Validation of various strategies and frameworks under development for the WIO region.
  3. Strengthened partnerships between technical experts and policymakers.

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