Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development

This special issue contributes to SDG 14 (life below water). Exploring marine ecosystem and conservation research surrounding deep-seabed mining and plastic debris, mangroves, coral reefs, Marine P


Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, Volume 34, October 2018, Pages 54-61.

There is a need to broaden the measures used to determine marine management effectiveness, especially in the context of achieving the SDGs. To advance goal 14, this article urges governments to pay more attention to new governance tools, including open innovation, when formulating new policy aimed at building future scenarios of economic resilience involving marine resource use.