This training workshop is one of the serial activities conducted by APEC marine Sustainable Development Center to enhance the capacity building of marine sustainable management for APEC region.
Based on the previous 5 APEC training workshops, this training workshop will focus on sharing of spatial and temporal planning experiences, knowledge, and skills among participants, and help to implement Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) at the field level; providing a platform for discussion on topics under the application of Marine Spatial Planning in Marine Protected Areas (MPA) Management; promoting Ecosystem-based Management (EBM) in coastal areas to enhance capacity building of Integrated Coastal Management (ICM). These topics are beneficial to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG14) in APEC region.
The training workshop will be held in October 2017 in Zhejiang, China. Coastal managers, MPA practitioners, researchers or policy makers from APEC economies will be invited.