News 22 June 2022

9 factors enabling local blue growth in developing countries

There’s been a lot of talk about “blue economy”. But not about how to turn it into well-being for the locals on the coast. Until now.

This policy brief lists nine key institutional and infrastructure factors that promote local blue growth from the use of marine resources in developing countries.

The policy brief summarises results from four background studies exploring the conditions for lifting coastal communities out of poverty.

The brief is available in English, French and Portuguese

Explore the factors enabling local blue growth

Published: 2022-06-22