Resources for the sustainable financing of marine protected areas

In March-April 2021, OCTO collaborated with the UN Environment Programme, the University of Queensland, The Nature Conservancy, WWF, and other partners to survey marine conservation and management practitioners about tools and learning resources they would recommend for the sustainable financing of marine protected areas (MPAs). Initial results were published in OCTO’s The Skimmer newsletter in June 2021. Readers recommended a number of additional resources. This updated compilation provides results from the initial survey, input from other MPA and finance practitioners, and a “roadmap” to help MPA professionals find resources appropriate to their needs…