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2nd Marine Conservation and Blue Economy Symposium

For the occasion of the World Oceans Day 2016, 2nd MCBES will bring together conservationists, community leaders, entrepreneurs, policy makers and students in Bangladesh; to share experiences and research on marine conservation.  As part of the symposium, in the technical sessions, the Blue Economy Forum and the World Oceans Day celebration the participant will explore ways beyond the limitation of science; to employ it for re-shaping policy and management in greater bay of Bengal region for a healthy planet Ocean.

Different sessions of the symposium will cover the following topics:
Conservation of Marine Megafauna
Marine Pollution and Invasive Aquatic Species
Maritime Economy
Marine Renewable Energy
Sustainable Marine Fisheries and Mariculture
Marine Policy
Protecting Coastal and Marine Ecosystems
Restoration of Coastal and Marine Ecosystems
Artisanal rights of access and control over coastal and marine natural resources
Trans-boundary Cooperation for Marine Conservation and Blue Economy

The symposium is a flagship event of ‘Save Our Sea‘.

This year, it is being organized IUCN, Mangroves for the Future, Bangladesh Youth Environment Initiative, Inspira




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Save our Sea
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As part of our celebration, we plan to do the following:
  • Discuss disposable plastic pollution
  • Event will be highlighting organization's own efforts to reduce use of plastic
  • Going to ask to reduce use of disposable plastics


North South University
Dhaka, Dhaka Division Bangladesh