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EU BEST - Regional Ecosystem Profiles

The BEST Initiative is a voluntary support scheme for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services in Territories of European overseas. This Initiative has produces a series of very informative Ecosystem Profiles which cover large areas of the Caribbean and Pacific plus the Indian Ocean Region. 

Click on the link below to access the Ecosystem Profiles.

New publication - Landscape connectivity: a call to action

Creating landscapes with healthy, functioning ecosystems is not only key to making progress towards the environmental targets embedded in the Sustainable Development Goals, but also to addressing multiple social and economic targets that depend partly or wholly on the benefits that ecosystems provide to people. There are clear economic and social rewards for business and government that create connected landscapes that support healthy, functioning ecosystems.

10th Indo-Pacific Fish Conference (IPFC-10) - Call for Abstracts now open!


This international conference, gathering hundreds of specialists in ichthyology (including sharks, rays and teleost fishes) from dozens of countries, takes place every four years, and is considered one of the best ichthyological conferences in the world. This year’s conference will bring together experts from the Pacific and from around the world to work together to discuss how we can further our understanding and our strategies to ensure the long-term health of Indo-Pacific Fish resources in the face of global change.