The Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reef, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) held its Fifth Marine Protected Area (MPA) Regional Exchange on July 14-18, 2014 on Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines, with the final conclusion that the CTI-CFF Regional Plan of Action (RPOA) definition for CTMPAS provides an excellent guide as stated: ―composed of prioritized individual MPAs and networks of MPAs that are connected, resilient, and sustainably financed, and designed in ways that (i) generate significant income, livelihoods, and food security benefits for coastal communities; and (ii) conserve
On April 23-May 3, 2014, the U.S. DOI International Technical Assistance Program in collaboration with CTC, hosted and organized the first-ever U.S.-based Peer Learning Exchange for Women Leaders in the Coral Triangle countries. The exchange gathered 13 women leaders from each of the six Coral Triangle countries to participate in a professional development program in the form of a multi-faceted study tour to the U.S., involving state-of-the-art leadership training and field-based learning opportunities.
The launch of the CTI-CFF Women’s Leadership Forum was a two-hour side event held on May 13, 2014 in conjunction with the CTI-CFF Special Senior Official Meeting and the 5th CTI Ministerial Meeting in Manado, Indonesia.
Using Larval dispersal and movement patterns information to provide species, specific advice on the size, spacing and location of marine reserves in tropical marine ecosystems to maximise benefits for conservation and fisheries management for a range of taxa
The New CTI-CFF NCC Member States Logos derived from the SOM-12 decision on Reports of Governance Working Groups (Annex 11) point 11.1 Coordination Mechanism Working Group (CMWG) point 11.1.4 read as the following:
"Acknowledged and endorsed amendments to the CTI-CFF logo"
Due to limitation of web capacity to accomodate the CT6 Member States of each respective NCC, the logos are put in the google drive at the following address:
Following a decision under point 11. Reports on Governance Working Groups (Annex 11) under point 11.1.4 Coordination Mechanism Woring Group (CMWG) of The Chairman Summary as the following:
"Acknowledge and endorsed amendments to the CTI logo;"
Attached are some variants of the new logo of CTI-CFF for further reference and use (in printing, correspondence, report, etc), especially for National Coordinating Committee (NCC), Development Partners (DP), and CTI-CFF collaborators.
Improving human and environmental conditions through the Coral Triangle Initiative: Progress and Challenges - Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 2016, 19: 169-181
A matrix of tentative activities for 2015-2016 proposed by Regional Secretariat at the 11th CTI-CFF SOM in Manado, 2-3 December 2015.