Our values

Effective

All our efforts and activities are dedicated to advancing marine conservation, with measurable impacts.

Responsive

We act promptly, as conservation issues arise, using best available knowledge.

Interdisciplinary

In seeking solutions to the many and varied marine conservation problems, we recognise the value of different disciplinary approaches.

Collaborative

We engage a wide spectrum of stakeholders and partners, from fishers to policy makers.

Equitable

We acknowledge the particular importance of involving women and marginalised groups in society.

Sustainable

We recognise that projects need to be durable in environmental, social and economic terms.

Integrative

We direct our initiatives at community and governance levels that match the nature and complexity of the conservation problem.

Ethical

We act with integrity and openness.