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;Ecosystems Approach including adopting definitions of Good Environmental Status (GES) and targets

UNEP/MAP (06/12/2013)

Adopt an integrated list of Mediterranean Good Environmental Status and related targets, associated with the Operational Objectives and Indicators agreed at the COP17; Endorse the process to finalize the next steps of the Ecosystem Approach Roadmap; Adopt data sharing principles; Endorse the governance structure established to advance the implementation of EcAp; Encourage the finalization of the Socioeconomic Analysis and further implementation of the Ecosystem Approach; Request the Secretariat to take a series of actions in view of the implementation of the Ecosystem Approach.