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WIOMSA through its Commissioned Competitive Research Grant Programme is pleased to announce calls for proposals for research on “Mariculture Growth for Income Generation, Employment and Food Security in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) Region: Development of a Framework and Promotion of... Read more...

The latest issue of WIOMSA Newsbrief is out!

The latest Issue, Volume 19, Number 2 of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out with articles on the appointment of the co-opted members to the WIOMSA Board, results of the Country Coordinators elections, and election of the WIO-C Chair and Vice-Chair. There are also articles on major events that were held... Read more...

The 2013 WIOMSA Annual Report is out!

The 2013 Annual Report is out and features the last word from the former WIOMSA President Dr. Nirmal Shah and a welcome note from the new President, Dr. Jacqueline Uku. It showcases our results for 2013. It profiles WIOMSA funded researchers, partnerships and collaborations and highlights key... Read more...

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: WIO Training Course in Strategic Adaptive Management for MPAs

The Kenya Wildlife Service in collaboration with the Marine Parks and Reserves Unit of Tanzania are organizing a Regional Training Course in Strategic Adaptive Management for MPAs that will be held in Mafia Island Marine Park, Republic of Tanzania from 17-22 November 2014. Applications are invited... Read more...

Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium: First Announcement and Call for Abstracts

The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA), University of KwaZulu-Natal and Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) are pleased to announce the Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium which will be held in Durban, South Africa from Monday, 26th October – Saturday,... Read more...

Advanced course on Basics of Taxonomy

Advanced course on Basics of Taxonomy DESCRIBING, ILLUSTRATING AND WRITING BIODIVERSITY   The University Eduardo Mondlane (UEM) in collaboration with the Centro de Pesquisa do Ambiente Marinho e Costeiro (CEPAM) and the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of... Read more...

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