The MSP processes at national level and regionally have resulted in a number of products.

Angola – Estratégia Nacional para o Mar de Angola, ENMA (2022)
3.44 MB
Angola – EBSA Submission Portuguese (2020)
1.35 MB
Angola – Relatório Preliminar sobre o Ordenamento do Espaço Marinho em Angola (2020)
3.26 MB
Angola – EBSA Submission English (2020)
6.56 MB
    Namibia – Current Status Report 2nd Edition (2021)
    64.72 MB
    Namibia – EBSA Submission (2020)
    7.98 MB
      South Africa – National Coastal and Marine Spatial Biodiversity Plan_Technical report (2022)
      17.79 MB
      South Africa – National Coastal and Marine Spatial Biodiversity Plan_Technical summary (2022)
      2.02 MB
      South Africa – National Coastal and Marine Spatial Biodiversity Plan_Factsheet (2022)
      1.39 MB
      South Africa – National Framework for MSP (2021)
      3.95 MB
      South Africa – National Data and Information Report (2021)
      8.96 MB
      South Africa – National Biodiversity Assessment 2018 Vol 4 Marine (2019)
      23.27 MB
      South Africa – EBSA Submission (2020)
      19.15 MB
      South Africa – MSP Act (2019)
      144.26 KB
        BCC – Regional MSP Strategy (2018)
        1,002.80 KB
        BCC – EBSA Posters (2022)
        8.96 MB
        BCC – Regional Spatial Biodiversity Assessment (2014)
        5.18 MB

          A number of articles have been published in scientific journals and as book chapter. These capture and analyse the processes and results.

          • Finke, G., Gee, K., Kreiner, A., Amunyela, M. & Braby, R., 2020. Namibia’s way to Marine Spatial Planning – Using existing practices or instigating its own approach? Marine Policy 121, 104107. (
          • Finke, G., Gee, K., Gxaba, T., Sorgenfrei, R., Russo, V., Pinto, D., Nsiangango, S.E., Sousa, L.N., Braby, R., Alves, F.L., Heinrichs, B., Kreiner, A., Amunyela, M., Popose, G., Ramakulukusha, M., Naidoo, A., Mausolf, E. & Nsingi, K.K., 2020. Marine Spatial Planning in the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem. Environmental Development 36, 100569. (
          • Harris, L.R., Holness, S., Finke, G., Kirkman, S. & Sink, K., 2019. Systematic Conservation Planning as a Tool to Advance Ecologically or Biologically Significant Area and Marine Spatial Planning Processes, In Maritime Spatial Planning. eds J. Zaucha, K. Gee. Palgrave Macmillian, Cham. (
          • Kirkman, S.P., Holness, S., Harris, L.R., Sink, K.J., Lombard, A.T., Kainge, P., Majiedt, P., Nsiangango, S.E., Nsingi, K.K. & Samaai, T., 2019. Using Systematic Conservation Planning to support Marine Spatial Planning and achieve marine protection targets in the transboundary Benguela Ecosystem. Ocean & Coastal Management 168, 117-129. (limited access,
          • Harris, L.R., Bessinger, M., Dayaram, A., Holness, S., Kirkman, S., Livingstone, T.-C., Lombard, A.T., Lück-Vogel, M., Pfaff, M., Sink, K.J., Skowno, A.L., Van Niekerk, L., 2019. Advancing land-sea integration for ecologically meaningful coastal conservation and management. Biological Conservation 237, 81-89. (limited access,