WCC 2016 Res 051 - Progress Report

General information
IUCN Constituencies implementing this Resolution
IUCN Members: 
Aula del Mar - Malaga Asociación para la Conservación del Medio Marino / Spain
Consejería de Agricultura, Ganadería, Pesca y Desarrollo Sostenible, Junta de Andalucía / Spain
IUCN Commissions: 
Pas de commissions sont / ont été impliqués
IUCN Secretariat: 
Other non-IUCN related organisations: 
Diputacion de Malaga, Instituto españoé de Oceanografia (IEO)
Indicate which actions have been carried out to implement this Resolution : 
Convene stakeholders/Networking
Education/Communication/Raising awareness
Describe the results/achievements of the actions taken: 
The first Forum of Alboran has been organized by IUCN Med and IEO, with local partners, in Fuengirola (13 - 16 September 2018). This meeting convened about 200 participants to discuss conservation and sustainable use of the Alboran Sea and its ressources. Main outcome is a recognition of the value of the Alboran for as a support of the local livelihoods of the Northern coast of the Alboran Sea and the Sourthern coast as well.
What challenges/obstacles have been encountered in the implementation of this Resolution and how were they overcome : 
Lot of concrete actions remain to be implemented for reaching the goals of conservation of the Alboran, mainly dure to the intensive pressure from tourism in this area.
Briefly describe what future actions are needed for the implementation of this Resolution: 
This part should be filled in by the Aula del Mar in cooperation with IUCN Med
Status of implementation
Status of implementation for this Resolution: 
Initiated: first stages of implementation
Are these actions planned for yet: