Meet all the endorsed Ocean Decade Actions

Accelerate Marine Spatial Planning in the Western Pacific

IOC Sub-Commission for the Western Pacific, IOC/UNESCO - Thailand

Develop a sustainable and equitable ocean economy, Project, Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity, Sustainably feed the global population, Understand and beat marine pollution, Unlock ocean-based solutions to climate change

The proposed Action will capitalize on the MSPglobal and its results, and further promote and accelerate MSP in the Western Pacific, with a view to assisting member states in the region in achieving SDG 14 and the 2030 Agenda as a whole.

Start date: 01/07/2022
End date: 31/12/2027

Lead Contact: Wenxi Zhu and Zhiwei Zhang (;