On 5 October 2021, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO) and the European Commission organised the online final conference of their joint MSPglobal Initiative.
The MSPglobal Initiative was designed to support – from November 2018 to October 2021 – the implementation of the ‘Joint Roadmap to accelerate Maritime/Marine Spatial Planning processes worldwide’ (MSProadmap), which was adopted by IOC-UNESCO and the Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries in March 2017.
The event aimed to share the key outcomes of the MSPglobal Initiative while providing an overall approach to Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) initiatives at national, regional and global scale.
The conference also marked the launch of the ‘MSPglobal International Guide on Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning’, the main deliverable of the project.
The presentations and video recordings of the conference (English, French and Spanish) are available on the MSPglobal website.
MSPglobal International Guide on Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning
- Publication date
- 30 November 2021
- Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries