Delegates from the six Coral Triangle Initiative Countries are currently attending the organisation's annual meeting of senior officials at the Heritage Park Hotel.
This meeting is purposely to look at important issues faced by member countries and to come up with solutions.
Issues looked at included;
Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management, Marine Protected Areas,Threatened species working group,Seascape Working Group, Climate Change Adaption Working Group Financial Resources Working Group
Internal Resource Committee; Monitoring & Evaluation, Women Leaders Forum, Local Governance Network,Regional Business Forum.
The meeting was officially opened on Monday by the Acting Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Fisheries Mr Patteson Lusi.