MeerWissen supports cooperation between African and German marine research institutions. This initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) seeks to give policy-makers the information they need to take knowledge-based decisions for the effective management and conservation of Africa’s ocean and coasts.
MeerWissen supports partnership projects between African and German marine research institutions.
This collaboration strengthens capacities and generates data for knowledge-based marine conservation.
The MeerWissen Community invites partners to exchange on their successes and lessons in gathering data on our ocean and providing this information to policy-makers.
2nd MeerWissen Call for Concepts now open
The second call for partnership projects is now open for applications! In this call, the…
MeerWissen Special Session at WIOMSA Symposium
From 1-6 July 2019 more than 400 scientists, policy-makers and practitioners are expected…
MeerWissen: African-German Partners for Ocean Knowledge
A first kick-off and co-design workshop with all project partners took place in South…