ICES/UNECE working meeting

Management tools and standards in support of Sustainable Development Goal 14 ''Life below water''

9-11 October 2018
Icelandic Marine Research Institute, Reykjavik, Iceland

Chairs: Roland Cormier (Germany), Andreas Kannen (Germany), Sigurdur Guðjónsson (Iceland) and Wojciech Wawrzynski (ICES)

This science-policy workshop aims to:

  • identify sources of risks to delivering SDG14 targets
  • identify risks of not achieving goals in the whole ecosystem context
  • assess worst case impact and probability of each risk
  • assess reduction of impact with regulation and legislation
  • assess acceptability of net risks
  • identify national regulations that need to be amended to achieve SDG14 targets
  • recommend science-based solutions (controls, regulations, protocols) to reduce unacceptable risks to acceptable, towards national implementation strategies
  • publish recommendations

View the meeting agenda

This is the first workshop organized by ICES in collaboration with the UNECE regarding the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


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Supporting information

Risk management in regulatory frameworks in support of Sustainable Development Goals - report on the meeting of the Group of Experts on “Managing Risks in Regulatory Systems" (GRM) Geesthacht, 20-22 February 2017

Risk Management in Regulatory Frameworks: Towards a Better Management of Risks (UNECE, 2012)

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