Coastal Policy

Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM)

Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) is a tool for implementing sustainable development in coastal areas. A continuous and dynamic process that unites government and community, science and management, sectoral and public interests for preparing and implementing an integrated plan for the protection and development of coastal systems and resources. The objective of ICZM is to establish sustainable levels of economic and social activity in our coastal areas while protecting the coastal environment. ICZM seeks to reconcile the different policies that have an effect on the coast whilst bringing together stakeholders to inform, support and implement these policies.

Awareness & Events

Film about the Namibian coast: The Namib Desert coast "The Namib Desert Coast" is a 25 minute documentary about the Namibian coast that was produced by Franc...

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