Global ocean protection : present status and future possibilities

Authors: Laffoley, D., Toropova, Caitlyn, Meliane, Imène, Matthews, Elizabeth, Spalding, Mark,

This publication provides a much needed and timely tool to assist in the collective effort to find new and better solutions to address the various threats to the marine biological diversity and productivity. It provides evidence-based recommendations on improving and accelerating actions on delivering ocean protection and management through marine protected areas and facilitates the sharing of experiences and lessons learned.