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President Remengesau’s Push for Partnerships

OneReef has recently taken an exciting step forward with Palau’s Office of the President, when we were invited to visit Palau and bring partners from the U.S. as President Remengesau’s guests. President Remengesau has been a consistent world leader in ocean conservation at the United Nations, and was the recipient of the Peter Benchley Ocean [...]

By | 2017-09-13T11:17:13+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Events, palau|0 Comments

Palau’s National Marine Sanctuary opens doors for greater collaboration with OneReef

Palau President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr. said it all recently in the Guardian: “Today is a historic day for Palau, proving that a small island nation can have a big impact on the ocean.”

By | 2017-01-24T20:56:00+00:00 October 25th, 2015|palau|Comments Off on Palau’s National Marine Sanctuary opens doors for greater collaboration with OneReef

OneReef Model Incorporated into Palau’s Protected Areas Network

Under a formal Memorandum of Understanding with the Environment Ministry, OneReef’s site-based model will be incorporated into Palau’s Protected Area Network (PAN) and finance plan. Moreover, OneReef is formally invited to contribute to the country’s emerging 5-year PAN management strategy. Chris LaFranchi and Liz Parissenti recently returned from meetings in Palau to begin that [...]

By | 2017-01-24T20:51:10+00:00 September 23rd, 2015|palau|Comments Off on OneReef Model Incorporated into Palau’s Protected Areas Network