Country information

Basic facts on marine waters
  • Territorial sea (12 nm zone): N/A
  • Exclusive Economic Zone: N/A
National projects
  • N/A

Overview of MSP related maritime uses

Current main uses:

Cables and pipelines Oil and gas
Coastal protection Ports
Fisheries Scientific research
Military Shipping
Nature conservation Tourism and leisure

Which marine spatial plans exist?

Legal framework

An ICZM Policy (2020) was developed and awaiting Cabinet Approval. This would provide the policy framework for MSP nationally.


Institute of Marine Affairs

Dr. Rahanna Juman – Director (Ag.)

Last updated: November 2021
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