DECISION OF THE MEETING - Eighteenth Ordinary Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Convention for the Protection of the Marine Environment and the Coastal Region of the Mediterranean and its Protocols;Identification and Conservation of sites of particular ecological interest in the Mediterranean

UNEP/MAP (06/12/2013)

Request the Secretariat to prepare a draft roadmap for a comprehensive coherent network of well managed MPAs to achieve Aichi 11 target; Encourage accelerated efforts to develop a coherent and well-managed network of coastal and marine protected areas; Include the Lara-Toxeftra Turtle Reserve (Cyprus) in the SPAMI List and request for the necessary protection and conservation measures; Request the SPA/RAC to work with the relevant authorities in France, Italy, Monaco, Morocco, Spain and Tunisia, to carry out during the 2014-2015 biennium the Ordinary Periodic Review for twenty-two listed SPAMIs.