Introduction

In Brief

Background

Focus Areas

Welcome to the Ocean Governance project for marine protected areas.

The project was implemented from January 2020 to December 2023. It aimed to protect and restore marine ecosystems as catalysts for building peace and security, and fostering sustainable economies in South-East Asia and the Atlantic Ocean basin. This project built links between marine protected areas in the Atlantic basin and South-East Asia for the benefit of wildlife conservation and local economies. It was funded by the European Union. Read more >

Policy Background

Restoration in South-East Asia

MPA Twinning Projects

Images: (top) Children swimming in Malaysia. Credit: Yen YiLee. (left) European Parliament. Credit: Guillaume Périgois. (center) Coral restoration. Credit: Hamizan Yusof. (right) Twinning group. Credit: Ocean Governance project.