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Curacao, in collaboration with the WAITT Institute, will develop and codify a sustainable ocean policy by December 2018
by Government of Curacao (Government)
The Government of Curacao, in collaboration with the WAITT Institute, commits to developing and codifying a sustainable ocean policy over a five-year period. Thereafter, the Government of Curacao commits to implementing the Sustainable Ocean Policy, as developed in cooperation with the WAITT Institute.
Based on a Memorandum of Understanding signed by the Government of Curacao and the WAITT Institute in 2015, with the desire to collaborate to achieve an effective coastal management system for Curacaos waters, the parties will collaborate within the framework of the Blue Halo Curacao project to develop a comprehensive ocean and coastal management policy.
Progress reports
The Government of Curacao will approve the sustainable ocean policy
Staff / Technical expertise
Staff for the Blue Ribbon Committee
Basic information
Time-frame: June 2017 - December 2018
WAITT Institute
Ocean Basins
  • North Atlantic
Beneficiary countries
Antigua and Barbuda
Other beneficaries
SIDS Caribbean countries
Contact information
Dwigno Puriel, Secretary-General, Ministry of Infrastructure, Transportation and Planning, dwigno.puriel@gobiernu.cw (cc. dbb.curacao@gobiernu.cw) , 59994651477
Willemstad, Curacao
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