11.9. Other Measures

  • Strengthening institutional cooperation and coordination for the management of the coastal and marine environment.
  • Implementation of integrated coastal and marine management and sustainable development plans and programmes at national level.
  • EPA-SL, Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and the Ministry of Forestry should develop a comprehensive management plans for the designated protected areas along the coastline.
  • Through the Ministry of Lands Country Planning and the Environment marine research in the country needs to be strengthened and intensified and participation in the regional programs including those initiatives of UNEP and WACOM are commendable and should continue.