Local and international marine governance showcased at conference

Alison Greenaway, Lara Taylor, Karen Fisher and Melanie Mayall-Nahi perform a waiata at IAG 2019

Jim Sinner and Marc Tadaki (Cawthron Institute) convened a session at the Institute of Australian Geographers (IAG) Conference held in Tasmania on 13 July.

The session, All at Sea? Established and emerging concepts and practices in marine governance, featured presentations on Sustainable Seas research from:

Challenge researchers also presented at other sessions focused on regional economic development and legal geographies including:

  • Lara Taylor: Enabling marine ecosystem-based management: Is New Zealand’s legal framework up to the task?
  • Nick Lewis: Financing a blue economy regional rent platform in Kaikōura, New Zealand.

Slides for some presentations will be available on the IAG conference website, and most presentations are being developed into formal research publications.

Date posted: 29/07/2019

News type: News

Programme type: Valuable Seas Vision Mātauranga Tangaroa Our Seas Managed Seas Dynamic Seas