Sustainable Development Goals through marine spatial planning

Elsevier, Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018

This collection of articles explores the targets within Goal 14 and the ways in which marine spatial planning can advance these targets.

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Marine Policy Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 223-231

This study focuses on how SDG 14 (Life Below Water), and the targets within that goal, contributes to other SDG goals. This study highlights the importance of the oceans in achieving sustainable development.
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Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 251-261

Using a case study in Mozambique this article examines how other effective area-based conservation measures (OECMs) can contribute to achieving Goal 14 (Life below water), particularly target 5.
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Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 284-294

This article focuses on how the SDGs and Goal 14 can provide a framework for island ocean states (IOS), or ‘small island developing states’ (SIDS), which are characterized by limited land and oceanic remoteness, creating local and international dependencies for food, livelihoods, trade and transport.
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Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 271-283

The Scottish fishing industry depends upon a healthy flow of ecosystem services and the factors affecting ecosystem services for fishing are varied and challenging. Part of Scotland's pledge to the UN SDGs can be met by better fisheries management. This paper directly support knowledge on Goal 14, Life below water.
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 Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 262-270

This paper looks at the importance of fiscal reforms and incentives in ensuring ‘no-one is left behind’ in the achievement of the SDGs, with a particular focus on Goal 14, Life below water.
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Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 241-250

Ensuring that knowledge and implementation of the qualitative elements of Aichi Target 11 is fully utilised in addressing Goal 14, Life Below Water. This paper highlights where there may be gaps in knowledge to be able to strengthen efforts for marine biodiversity conversation.
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Marine Policy Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 232-240

Effective science-based fisheries management can be applied to a risk-based management framework as an essential step towards the achievement of Goal 14 with respect to the conservation and sustainable use of marine resources for sustainable development.
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Marine Policy, Volume 93, July 2018, Pages 295-306

This article analyses the interplay between inter-State obligations to increase scientific knowledge, develop research capacity and transfer marine technology in accordance with several targets relating to Goal 14, Life below water.