Capacity Building Activities on APEC Marine Sustainable Management

APEC Marine Sustainable Development Center has conducted 8 training workshops  (respectively in 2011,2012,2013,2015,2016,2017,2018,2019)  on the topics, including Marine Spatial Planning, Integrated Coastal Management, the establishment and management of Marine Protected Areas, Coastal Ecological Tourism and Eco-Aquaculture, etc., attracting 400 participants from 18 APEC economies such as Australia, Canada, Chile, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Russia, Thailand,  the United States, Vietnam and APEC Non-member economies such as Sri Lanka, Germany, Madagascar, Israel, Pakistan and Bangladesh. The training workshops have implemented the contents related to the capacity building of Marine management in the Strategic Plan of APEC Ocean and Fisheries Working Group (OFWG), accumulated rich training materials, established stable contact with APEC economies, and promoted the capacity building of marine sustainable management in APEC.