The main objective of the workshop is to learn the regular process for Global reporting and assessment of the state of the Marine Environment, including socioeconomic aspects.
The Vice Present of the United Republic of Tanzania H.E. Philip Mpango was present as the Chief Guest in the inaugural Programme. A number of Ministers, Secretaries, Diplomats and Ocean environment experts are attending the workshop.
Dr. Masumur Rahman, Director General of South Asia Cooperative Environment Programme (SACEP) is leading the SACEP delegation. South Asian Seas Programme (SASP) is working to protect and manage the marine environment and related coastal ecosystem of the region in an environmentally sound and sustainable manner.