This page reflects the diversity and the involvement of the marine community for the cause of oceans. These videos were submitted as part of a call for films during the World Parks Congress (2014, Sydney) and IMPAC3 (2013, Marseille).

MPAs support artisanal fishermen in the Mediterranean

, by Ocean+ TV

Artisanal fishermen are witnesses of how the Mediterranean environment has changed over time. Their livelihoods are now at risk because of stock decline caused by overfishing.

Marine Protected Areas offer the opportunity for fishermen and managers to find common solutions. The video shows how stakeholders can benefit from co-managed Marine Protected Areas, which result in more resources and improved local economies.


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This webinar titled "Keeping the Promise of Sydney - Next Steps for the Marine Agenda from the World Parks Congress" was originally aired on 8 January 2015.

, par Ocean+ TV

Torre Guaceto Marine Protected Area (MPA) is located in southeastern Italy (southern Adriatic Sea), it covers about 2220 hectares. The MPA has a coastaline of about 8 km from the Apani area till the littoral of Punta Penna Grossa and it extends from the shoreline to a depth of 50 m.


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