Marine Regions Forum 2023 Conference in the Western Indian Ocean

7th – 9th November 2023, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The second Marine Regions Forum conference, “Navigating ocean sustainability in the Western Indian Ocean and beyond” explored what is needed to enhance cooperation and coordination to advance ocean governance within the Western Indian Ocean region and beyond. Please see the daily reports from WIOMSA and IISD Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Group photo (Photo by Empower Limited)


First Marine Regions Forum Conference 2019

30 September – 2 October, Berlin, Germany

Held under the banner, “Achieving a healthy ocean – Regional ocean governance beyond 2020”, the first Marine Regions Forum Conference brought together decision-makers, scientists and civil society from across the world’s diverse marine regions.