Improving monitoring of the status of the ATS
and dissemination of information.
Component 3 of the ATSEA-2 Project has been designed to support sharing networks for best practices and scale up the positive impacts of Strategic Action Programme (SAP) and National Action Plans (NAPs).
With the help of the GEF framework, ATSEA-2 will set up an SAP monitoring system to monitor ocean health in the context of climate change. The project will also establish a regional monitoring mechanism to strengthen governance activities that fall under Component 1.
In order to disseminate information and share best practices, the project will set up a regional information system that will address long-term needs in the management of the ATS region. In addition, a new communications strategy will include the following: