10th – 15th October 2022
South Africa

Endorsed by:


Lilian Omolo
Leading marine researchers and scientists caution that it’s make-or-break for Africa’s governments to enact and enforce ocean policies. Marine experts from around the world met in Gqeberha, South Africa, for a week in October for a symposium on the importance of cutting-edge science and innovation in underpinning marine conservation policy decisions in Africa. Africa’s foremost...
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Picturing the “New Decade of Western Indian Ocean Science? View our finalists’ images for the 12th WIOMSA Photography competition here. Symposium participants are invited to vote for their favourite photo here.  Voting closes on Wednesday 12th October 2022, SAST.
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We are excited to share the first issue of the 12th WIOMSA Scientific Symposium Newsletter. This issue will put you up to date with the latest developments on the event including:  a welcome note from the WIOMSA President, what to expect on the programme, summaries and invitations to special sessions and mini-symposia, keynote presentations and...
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