Entries by giovanni

Integration of marine mammals into management plans for MPA

Workshop outlined roadmap for guidelines The first workshop of the twinning project “Marine mammals’ protection, a way to enhance Transatlantic cooperation between MPAs” was held on 4-6 February 2019, in La Martinique and was hosted by the DEAL Martinique. The meeting was organized in partnership with the CARiMAM project and the French Biodiversity Agency. Under […]

Networks of MPA managers to accelerate progress towards Aïchi target 11

The Transatlantic MPA network Project participated at the Fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), held in Sharm-El-Shaik, Egypt, 17-29 November 2018. A side event “Networks of MPA managers to accelerate progress towards Aïchi target 11” was co-organized together with the partners of the MPA networks twinning […]

Integration of resilience issues into the MPAs management plans

Guidelines shaped during a workshop  This first workshop of the extension phase of the Resilience Twinning project (Transatlantic MPA Network – TMP) was held in Florianopolis (Brazil) from 15 to 17 November 2018 at the ICMBio Carijos ecological station. The objective of the workshop was to develop the roadmap, timeframe, and methodology for the preparation […]

Transatlantic partnership of MPAs enriched during a workshop

This first workshop of the MPA Networks twinning project was held in Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain from 12 to 16 November 2018. Representatives from the project partners CaMPAM, NAMPAN, MedPAN, Fundación Biodiversidad and French Biodiversity Agency attended and were actively involved in a number of sessions within the MedPAN General Assembly and Annual […]

Transatlantic MPA project presented at a series of international events

The Coordinator of the Transatlantic MPA Project, Ms. Maria Purificació Canals Ventín, participated in series of international events linked to the three twinning projects – MPA Networks, Coastal Resilience and Marine Mammal’s protection. A number of items of importance for the Transatlantic MPA Project were discussed during the 22nd meeting of the Subsidiary Body on […]