The Sixteenth (16th) Executive Committee Meeting was held at the Diamond Hotel, Manila, Philippines, on 23-24 March 2015. This publication summarizes the output of the meeting.
This issue of Tropical Coasts focuses on building, strengthening and sustaining a blue economy for the EAS region. The breadth of discussions in this issue are taken from workshops and meetings during the East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress, “Building a Blue Economy: Strategy, Opportunities and Partnerships in the Seas of East Asia,” held in Changwon, RO Korea, on 9–13 July 2012.
The Executive Committee (EC) is an elected body tasked to ensure the sound implementation of the East Asian Seas Partnership Council’s recommendations and decisions. To date, fifteen (15) Executive Committee meetings have been done in...