The main objectives and outputs of the Palestinian project

November 2000

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Development and implementation of policies for the sustainable management of wetlands and coastal areas.

-  Reinforcing the legal framework required to establish a network of protected areas within the territories of the Palestinian Authority.
-  Reinforcing the legal basis required for effective implementation of the existing Coastal Zone Management Plan.
-  Improving the information on the distribution of coastal biodiversity to establish a network of conservation areas along the Mediterranean coastline

(JPEG) Protection and removal of root causes of the loss of biodiversity of global significance in key demonstration sites.

-  Instituting and strengthening an integrated approach for the management of selected wetlands and coastal sites in Palestine Authority.

Contributing to "closing the Mediterranean circle" in terms of biodiversity protection and sustainable management of wetlands and coastal zones through networking and training.

-  Designing and implementing a national training plan.
-  Exchanging technical know-how and experience within the region.

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