This report was drafted by a working group of United Nations entities, the World Bank, and other stakeholders to suggest a common understanding of the blue economy; to highlight the importance of such an approach, particularly for small island developing states and coastal least developed countries; to identify some of the key challenges its adoption poses; and to suggest some broad next steps that are called for in order to ensure its implementation.
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Organization: World Bank, UNDESA
Topics: Economic and Development Planning, Ecosystems
Type of material: Activity Report
Publication date: 2017