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Course materials from the workshop on Introduction to R Programming are now available!

Course materials from the recently held WIOMSA introduction to R workshop can...
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The Use of Research Outputs by Management Authorities

In 2015, WIOMSA commissioned a study which led to the production of...
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Sixth WIOMSA General Assembly-Please attend!

The Sixth WIOMSA General Assembly will be held on 3 November 2017...
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Call for expression of interest as authors

The Nairobi Convention for the Protection, Management and Development of the Western...
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WIOMSA Annual Report in a new Vibrant Look!

We are delighted to announce the release of the WIOMSA Annual Report...
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10TH WIOMSA Symposium Registration is now open!

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT OF THE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEE: REGISTRATION DEADLINE 15 OCTOBER...
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Are you WIOMSA Alumni? Tell your story and win!

Since its establishment 25 years ago, WIOMSA has supported over 1500 individual...
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Tenth WIOMSA Symposium Photo Competition

As part of the activities planned for the Tenth WIOMSA Symposium to...
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INVITATION TO ATTEND THE 6th WIOMSA GENERAL ASSEMBLY

The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) will be holding its...
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Invitation to participate in a South African research cruise onboard SA Agulhas II under the IIOE-2 programme

The South Africa’s National Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) invites experts, natural...
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Job Opportunity: MASMA Programme Manager

The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) seeks applications from suitably...
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UK ocean science and robotics to help address Western Indian Ocean food security

A new project focussing on Sustainable Oceans, Livelihoods and food Security Through...
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Call for nominations: WIOMSA Fellow and Honorary members and WIOMSA Emerging Scientist!

The WIOMSA Honorary and Fellow membership and WIOMSA Emerging Scientist award ceremony...
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WIOMSA unveils its new logo!

We are pleased to present the June 2017 WIOMSA Newsbrief which among...
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Election of WIOMSA Board of Trustees members!

The time for WIOMSA members to exercise their democratic right and vote...
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Global Monitoring for Environment and Security in Africa – GMES & Africa: Open Call for Proposals

The African Union Commission invites proposals from interested and eligible African institutions...
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Western Indian Ocean Regional Training workshop on ‘Introduction to R Programming’

Macquarie University in collaboration with the Wildlife Conservation Society are organizing a...
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Tenth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium: Call for Abstracts – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Taking into account requests from prospective participants, the deadline for submission of...
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WIOMSA Newsbrief: March Issue is out!

We are pleased to present the March 2017 WIOMSA Newsbrief which covers...
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Submission of Abstracts for the 10th WIOMSA Scientific Symposium: Online System Activated!

Abstracts for the Tenth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium can now be submitted online at...
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New book coming soon: The R/V Dr Fridtjof Nansen in the Western Indian Ocean

The research vessel Dr Fridtjof Nansen operates within the EAF-Nansen Project of...
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Election of the Board members: Call for nominations: GENTLE REMINDER!!!

2017 is an election year for WIOMSA’s Board of Trustees. We are...
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Election of the Board members: Call for nominations

2017 is an election year for WIOMSA’s Board of Trustees. We are...
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Sale: Limited Offer on WIOMSA Books!

WIOMSA is pleased on announce a sale on some of its Books....
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WIO-COMPAS Level 1 and Level 2 Certification Events: Call for Applications!

WIOMSA in partnership with the Coastal Resources Center of the University of...
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MARG AND MASMA GRANTS in 2017

This is to inform you that the current five-year support by Sida...
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December Issue of WIOMSA Newsbrief is out!

The fourth issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief for 2016 is out and...
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Tenth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium: First Announcement and Call for Abstracts

The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA), the Institute of Marine...
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Call for applications: Workshop on Assessment of Management Effectiveness of marine protected areas (MPAs)

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) is inviting submission of applications to attend a...
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Latest WIOMSA Newsbrief Published

The September edition of the quarterly WIOMSA Newsbrief is out. The issue...
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The 2015 Annual Report is out!

2015 Annual Report is out! WIOMSA prepares its Annual Report each year...
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Call for applications Training of trainers in MPA law in the Western Indian Ocean

The Biodiversity Project, funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by...
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The latest Issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out!

The June Issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out, with interesting articles...
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WIOMSA Newsbrief: 20 years old and counting!

This year marks the 20th year since the rollout of the first...
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Call for Articles for the WIOMSA Magazine

In 2016, two issues of theWIOMSA Magazine will be produced. WIOMSA is...
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Marine Research Grant (MARG) Program: 2016 Call for Proposals is now Open!!!

WIOMSA is calling for submission of proposals for its Marine Research Grant...
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Production of Special Issues of WIOJMS: Call for submission of papers

Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) is inviting all those...
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Call for Expression of Interest to host the Tenth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium in 2017

The Tenth Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) Scientific Symposium will...
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2nd International training Course on Mangrove Ecosystem In the Western Indian Ocean Region

Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute (KMFRI) together with the United Nations...
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WIOMSA Newsbrief: Latest Issue!

The latest Issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out. This bumper Issue...
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MASMA Programme: Call for proposals!

The Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA) through its Marine Science...
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Call for expression of interest as co-authors

The EAF-Nansen Project of the FAO in collaboration with the Oceanographic Research...
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Regional Forum on Solutions for Oceans, Coasts and Human Wellbeing in Africa: Call for solutions!

Across Africa, multiple examples of inspiring “blue solutions” which successfully help overcome...
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Call for decisive action on climate change from WIO scientist community

On behalf of the entire Western Indian Ocean Scientific Community and the...
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First day of the Ninth WIOMSA

What a successful DAY ONE we all had! The day started off...
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The September issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out!

The September Issue the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out with the following interesting...
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Symposium Newsletter: Submission of articles

We will be producing two issues of Symposium Newsletter, prior to and...
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Announcement to the Symposium Participants!!!

It is now about 3 weeks until the 9th WIOMSA Scientific Symposium...
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Building on the set foundations: Annual Report 2014!

“I couldn’t be more inspired by the breadth of innovative approaches that...
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Symposium Programme is now online!!!

The Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium Programme for oral presentations is now available...
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NEW CALL FOR PROPOSALS ON MARICULTURE: DEADLINE IS NEARING!!!

WIOMSA through its Commissioned Competitive Research Grant Programme is pleased to announce...
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Third Announcement of the Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium is out!

Third Announcement of the Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium is out! It contains...
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Latest Issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is Out!

The latest issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out. The Newsbrief highlights...
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Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre Capacity Building Training courses: Call for Expression of Interest

The Ocean Acidification – International Coordination Centre (OA-ICC) is planning to organize...
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NEW CALL FOR PROPOSALS ON MARICULTURE

WIOMSA through its Commissioned Competitive Research Grant Programme is pleased to announce...
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Call for Proposals/Appel à Propositions

Call for Proposals Reference : EUROPEAID/137091/ID/ACT/RSO To support “Coastal, Marine and Island...
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Announcement for a one-day workshop on “Getting Published”

In conjunction with the 9th Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA)...
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The WIO Regional State of the Coast Report launched!

The Regional State of the Coast Report for the Western Indian Ocean...
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Ninth WIOMSA Scientific Symposium: An update!

We would like to inform you that the review and the notification...
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The latest issue of the WIOMSA Newsbrief is out!

This latest issue contains the following articles: 1. The WIOMSA Board Meets...
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Call for Entries: Best video clip competition!

WIOMSA, the University of KwaZulu-Natal and the Council for Scientific and Industrial...
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The Ninth WIOMSA Symposium Photo Contest!

As part of the activities planned for the Ninth WIOMSA Symposium to...
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WIOMSA Magazine: Issue 7 is out!

The Seventh Issue of the WIOMSA Magazine: People and the Environment is...
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Call for nominations: WIOMSA Fellow and Honorary members and WIOMSA Emerging Scientist!

The Fourth WIOMSA Honorary and Fellow membership award ceremony will be held...
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Marine biodiversity of Reunion Island needs your help!

In a context of increasing degradation of coral reefs in Reunion Island,...
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WIOMSA Magazine – Latest issue

The latest issue of theWIOMSA Magazine, with a theme “Marine Protected Areas...
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Marine Research Grant (MARG) Program: 2015 Call for Proposals Open

WIOMSA is calling for submission of proposals for its Marine Research Grant...
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