2009 Italy (LC)

As every year, on October 24, an interesting "Coast Day" celebration will be organised in Sardinia. The main event will take place in Cagliari and last throughout Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 of October. Besides the high-level representatives of the Regional and Local Authorities, including Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) and port authorities, university and research centre representatives, numerous NGOs and other associations dealing with coastal issues will participate to this celebration.

On this occasion, several ICZM initiatives will be presented and discussed, namely: the future CAMP Sardinia; comparing local level ICZM experience in Lebanon, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria and Sardinia; ICZM Strategies for MPAs, etc. The official programme will be complemented with a cultural programme and coastal sports competition including the sailing regatta and a Round Race Sardinia. Also, a special programme is being prepared for children.

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