With the successful implementation of MALITA, the 12th NOWPAP IGM (Xiamen, China, 23-25 October 2007) approved the NOWPAP Regional Action Plan on Marine Litter (RAP MALI) for 2008/2009, as the next phase of NOWPAP MALITA (UNEP/NOWPAP IG. 12/7/2). Since 2008, under the RAP MALI activities, MERRAC published the following technical reports:
|Period||Title of publications|
|2008||Regional Report on Sea-based Marine Litter|
|2008||Marine Litter Management: The approach of Incheon City, Republic of Korea|
|2012||Port reception facilities in the NOWPAP region|
|2013||Negative Impacts of Marine Litter in the NOWPAP Region: Case Studies|
|2015||Best Practices in dealing with Marine Liter in Fisheries, Aquaculture and Shipping Sectors in the NOWPAP Region|
|2016||Understanding of Floating Marine Litter Distribution and Impacts in the NOWPAP Region|
|2017||Review and analysis of existing floating marine litter prediction models in the NOWPAP region|
|2019||Understanding of Floating Marine Litter Sources and Flows|
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Regional Action Plan on Marine Litter