Expert Workshop on Management Strategies and Monitoring & Assessment of Marine Protected Areas in North-East Asia

20 December 2018
Incheon, Republic of Korea

Launched in 2013 with aim to build a social or human network among Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) as well as to share the experiences and challenges in managing MPAs in the subregion, North-East Asia Marine Protected Areas Network (NEAMPAN) started its first project, “Strengthening the subregional cooperation through knowledge sharing on sustainable management of MPAs” focusing on management strategies and monitoring/assessment of the designated NEAMPAN sites. This expert workshop is the first occasion for national experts to gather together to discuss on their preliminary findings and to ensure coherence among the studies on the NEAMPAN sites. The study is expected to be completed by the middle of 2019.