Appendix I. Principles and guidelines for Data and Information
This section has been drawn up based on principles discussed and outlined in MOUs, data policies and meeting resolutions of the ASCLME Project, the South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Project (SWIOFP), UNEP’s Addressing Land Based Sources of Pollution in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO‐LaB), the Nairobi Convention, the African Coelacanth Ecosystem Programme (ACEP), the International Council for Science (ICSU), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC), the Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) and the Intergovernmental Oceanographic data exchange (IODE). It is also informed by recommendations of the ASCLME Steering Committee meeting of January 2008 (Durban).
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