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Series Title: Commonwealth Blue Economy Series
Number within series: 2
Publication date: 30 September 2016
Size: 253mm x 190mm
ISBN: 978-1-84929-149-1
Pages: 56

The Commonwealth Blue Economy Series aims to support the development of the blue economy in Commonwealth member countries by providing a high-level assessment of the opportunities available for economic diversification and sustainable growth in small island developing states (SIDS).

This second volume, Aquaculture, explores the potential for the development of a blue economy mariculture industry, as well as specific enabling conditions that could assist in moving towards economic reality where opportunities exist.

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Acronyms and Abbreviations

1 Introduction
1.1 Developing a blue economy
1.2 Aquaculture in small island developing states

2 Enabling Conditions
2.1 Aquaculture and the blue economy
2.2 The ecosystem approach to aquaculture and the blue economy
2.3 Aquaculture policy development for the blue economy
2.4 Management framework for aquaculture

3 Sectoral Options
3.1 EAA Principle 1
3.2 EAA Principle 2
3.3 EAA Principle 3

4 Development Pathways
4.1 Low-complexity systems
4.2 Medium-complexity systems
4.3 High-complexity systems

5 Conclusions and Recommendations
5.1 Conclusions
5.2 Recommendations for fostering the development of an aquaculture industry within the blue economy