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Enhance the International Marine Cooperation in Asia Pacific Region
by Department of International Cooperation, State Oceanic Administration, P.R.China (Government)
To continue participate in the cooperation in blue economy, marine spatial planning and marine debris in Asia and Pacific region, we would like to take the following measures: compile the APEC Sustainable Development Report (the 2nd edition)based on the current work, encourage more countries and regions to participate in the blue economy demonstration projects, stock blue economy in Asia-Pacific region, host blue economy forum, strengthen capacity building in marine spatial planning and aquaculture, and encourage to propel relevant progress on marine debris.
Progress reports
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
  • Other (please specify): Implement programs related to marine debris
By 2020, sustainably manage and protect marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts, including by strengthening their resilience, and take action for their restoration in order to achieve healthy and productive oceans
Type of commitment
  • Marine Spatial Planning
By 2020, conserve at least 10 per cent of coastal and marine areas, consistent with national and international law and based on the best available scientific information
Type of commitment
  • Other (please specify): Implement blue economy demonstration projects
December 2020
Complete the compilation of APEC Marine Sustainable Development Report (2nd edition)
December 2020
Host the Blue Economy Forum;
December 2020
Host several training workshop on marine spatial planning and aquaculture
December 2020
Implement programs related to marine debris
Other, please specify
APEC funding
Other, please specify
APEC Marine Sustainable Development Center and various network resources
Other, please specify
Work foundation of Chinas participation in APEC Oceans and Fisheries Working Group
Basic information
Time-frame: NOW - December 2020
Relevant Stakeholders
Ocean Basins
  • North Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Contact information
Dongmei TANG, Director , juliatangsoa@163.com, +86-01068048072
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