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Call for Entries: Best video clip competition!

WIOMSA, the University of KwaZulu-Natal and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) are delighted to launch the first ever Symposium Video Clip Contest, as part of the activities planned for the Ninth WIOMSA Symposium to be held in the Wild Coast, South Africa from the 26-31 October 2015! The aim is to produce […]
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The Ninth WIOMSA Symposium Photo Contest!

As part of the activities planned for the Ninth WIOMSA Symposium to be held in the Wild Coast, South Africa from the 26-31 October 2015, WIOMSA, the University of KwaZulu-Natal and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) are delighted to launch the Symposium Photo Contest. The photos can depict any kind of scene […]
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WIOMSA Magazine: Issue 7 is out!

The Seventh Issue of the WIOMSA Magazine: People and the Environment is out! The theme of the Issue is “Making a Difference: Restoration of Habitats and Species – Experiences from the WIO Region”. The 7th Issue has been edited by the Guest Editor, Lawrence Sisitka of Rhodes University, South Africa, and features the following articles: […]
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Call for nominations: WIOMSA Fellow and Honorary members and WIOMSA Emerging Scientist!

The Fourth WIOMSA Honorary and Fellow membership award ceremony will be held during the Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium in South Africa in October 2015. The awards are given to individuals in recognition of their exemplary/outstanding/distinguished contribution in the development of marine science in the region and/or problem solving and actions geared towards improving management of […]
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WIOMSA Magazine – Latest issue

The latest issue of the WIOMSA Magazine, with a theme “Marine Protected Areas and Tourism: Making MPAsself-sustaining” is out! This issue looks at tourism and MPAs from the perspective of MPA Managers themselves. These managers who are on the front lines are discussing about the real-world challenges and successes in balancing conservation and tourism. The Issue highlights case studies where paying for […]
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Marine Research Grant (MARG) Program: 2015 Call for Proposals Open

WIOMSA is calling for submission of proposals for its Marine Research Grant (MARG) Program. The MARG programme provides young and upcoming scientists with a reliable and flexible mechanism to turn their ideas into research projects and also offers opportunity for presentation of research results at various regional and international fora.Please note that from this year, […]
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Call for Proposals to Support the Organization of Training Courses/Workshops & Publication of Books/Manuals

WIOMSA is pleased to announce a call for proposals to support organizations of training courses/workshops and Publications of books/manuals for 2015. Please note that from this year, applications will only be submitted through the new online system. Only those applications submitted via this system will be processed. Applications should be completed and support documents uploaded […]
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