Regional fact sheets highlighting the importance of coral reefs

Description

Release of 3 fact sheets to communicate the economic and social importance of coral reefs at a country and regional level. Data is provided for more than 50 coral reef countries in 3 regions. Each factsheet provides easy to read economic and social data for the three main ecosystems services provided by coral reefs: coastal protection, fishing, and tourism and highlights their importance in the various' countries GDP. Readers will also find striking sentences that can be used in arguments to inform and convince decision makers.

  • Caribbean countries
  • South East Asia
  • Indian Ocean

Release Year: 
2018
Attachments
AttachmentSize
ICRI Indian Ocean Factsheet.pdf702.05 KB
South East Asia factsheet755.5 KB
Caribbean factsheet7.56 MB