• The Inception Meeting of the SPINCAM II Project will take place in Santiago, Chile, 5-6 November 2012.
The Inception Meeting of SPINCAM II will be the occasion to reach a common understanding of the project objectives and to provide inputs and finalise the project workplans and budget for the next three years. It is expected that the National SPINCAM Focal points, Technical Focal points and IODE Focal points will present the project coordination mechanism to be put in place in each country. The plenary will also be the occasion to report and demonstrate the outcomes of the first phase and to discuss weaknesses that needs to be addressed in the second phase. Recommendations emerging from the Inception meeting will be reviewed and endorsed by the Steering Committee meeting, which will take place on the 7th November 2012.
• SPINCAM I National Reports are now available in Spanish: check the "Products" section
¤ The SPINCAM CONFERENCE took place the 31st May in Lima (Peru) with the aim to establish a regional dialog with decision-makers about how to strengthen the collaboration and investment in marine-coastal systems in support of national and regional policies and to remark the project contribution to coastal area management at both national and regional level. The Steering Committee met on the 1st of June to plan the second phase of the project! SPINCAM II
• A new Section is now available, check the ATLAS box to see how regional indicators are represented