Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association

Publications

Showing Publications

WIOMSA Newsbrief – December 2005 – Volume 10, No 4

We are pleased to present the December, 2005 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: Understanding socio-economic changes in coastal communities, Congratulations Dr.Muthiga, Double impact-river waste destroys the ocean, fish farming in mangroves and many more articles
Read More Full Report

WIOMSA Newsbrief – September 2005 – Volume 10, No 3

We are pleased to present the September, 2005 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: Putting people first – how marine Putting people first – how marine research can lessen poverty, National Forum feeds National Forum feeds into Regional Symposium, 3rd General Assembly of the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA), Board […]
Read More Full Report

WIOMSA Newsbrief – March 2005 – Volume 10, No 1

We are pleased to present the March, 2005 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers an interesting array of articles: WIOMSA’s future discussed in Mombasa WIOMSA’s future discussed in Mombasa, Potential for sustainable dolphin tourism, New understanding of reef fish spawning, Latest technology used in mangrove studies and many more articles
Read More Full Report

The Relationship Between Community-Based Organisations and the Effective Management of Coastal and Marine Resources in the WIO Region

This study examines the relationship between Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) and marine and coastal resource management in the Western Indian Ocean Region. It explores what roles CBOs play in relation to natural resource utilisation and whether they have an ability to act effectively as community managers of these resources. The research focuses on CBOs in the […]
Read More Download Full Report

Managing Marine Protected Areas – A TOOLKIT for the Western Indian Ocean

The Toolkit aims to act as a first point of call in the search for information on issues that MPA managers and practitioners face in day-to-day operations. This first Edition of the Toolkit contains 78 theme sheets, most of which include a case study to help illustrate each topic. The Toolkit is arranged in two […]
Read More Full Report

Achieving MPA Management Effectiveness Through Competence-based Professional Development

This brief aims to engage Directors of Marine Protected Areas (MPA) in East Africa in ensuring their staff have the right skills, right level of competence in those skills, and the knowhow to apply these skills to more effectively manage MPAs. This requires recognized standards in key competency areas against which staff capacity should be […]
Read More Full Report