09/05/2017 Ecosystem Based Management of Sea Cucumber
Fisheries in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden....
23/04/2017 Training of Journalists of Djibouty on the importance of MPAs
in cooperation with the Ministry of Housing, Construction and Environment
16/03/2017 PERSGA held its 17th Ministerial Council Meeting in Amman
PERSGA held its Ministerial Council Meeting
11/12/2016 National Workshop on Presenting Monitoring Results in Dungonab Bay and Mukkawar Island
National Workshop on Presenting Monitoring Results in Dungonab Bay and Mukkawar Island...
28/11/2016 Effective Management of Social Networks for Spreading Environmental Awareness
PERSGA Conducted a three day regional workshop on Effective management of social networks...
26/11/2016 First Focus Group Meeting for Recommendations Concerning Alternative Livelihoods Subprojects for Fishers of DMMNP, Sudan
This meeting was held on November 26th 2016 in Port Sudan in the framework of the consultancy on identification of option list of feasible livelihoods sub-projects.
22/11/2016 National Workshop on Review and Discussion of the Environmental Monitoring Results in Egypt
In collaboration between the Regional Organization for the Conservation of the Environment of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden PERSGA and the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency “EEAA”
08/11/2016 Adoption of the Regional Protocol on Cooperation in Management of Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
Adoption of the Regional Protocol on Cooperation in Management of Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
02/11/2016 Participation in the 31st International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI) General Meeting in Paris, France
PERSGA Regional Coordinator of Biodiversity & MPAs Program, Component 1 Coordinator of the SEM Project, participated in the 31st International Coral Reef Initiative General Meeting
31/10/2016 Attending in the 2nd Steering Committee of the Global Coral Reef Partnership in Paris, France
PERSGA Regional Coordinator of Biodiversity & MPAs Program (Component 1 Coordinator of the SEM Project) participated in the 2nd steering committee of the Global Coral Reef Partnership
24/10/2016 National Workshop on Monitoring Indicators of the Impact of Wastewater on Coral Reef Applying Ecosystembased Management Principles Djibouti
In Collaboration between the Regional Organization for the Conservation of Environment of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden PERSGA and the Djiboutian Ministry of Housing
16/10/2016 Field Mission in Khartoum and Port Sudan, Republic of Sudan
A delegation from PERSGA consisting of Component one Coordinator and the Financial Manager visited Sudan during the period December 10-16th 2016.
09/10/2016 Training Program on Marine Protected Areas Governance in PERSGA Region
A five day training program was conducted at Wdi El-Gemal-Hamta National Park during the period October 9th -13th 2016, on the Egyptian Red Sea
19/09/2016 National Workshop on Monitoring Indicators of the Impact of Wastewater on Coral Reef in Sudan Applying Ecosystembased Management Principles
In collaboration between the Regional Organization for Conservation of the Environment of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden, Sudanese Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources and Physical Developmen
24/06/2016 Following the workshop a taskforce meeting joined PERSGA coordinators for LMR and Biodiversity Programmes, the national team, and SEM consultants for legislation revision and development of DMMNP.
This meeting identified several SEM outputs that are particularly responding to these recommendations, including mainly development of the MPA management plan, and establishment of community based activiti
07/06/2016 Participation in the GEF 18th Large Marine Ecosystems Meeting
Participation in GEF International Waters LME Meeting for Consolidation and Visualization of LME Partnership
01/06/2016 Meetings with Local Government Authorities and NGOs at Mohamed Gol and Port Sudan
A series of meetings were held in the beginning of June 2016 with the Commissioner of Gebeit El Maaden, local Municipality at Dungonab and Mohamed Gol, Fishermen Associations at both villages, Women Development Society at M. Gol, Women Development Society at Dungonab,
01/06/2016 National workshop on review and discussion of the environmental monitoring results of Dungonab and Mukawwar Island Marine Protected Area - Sudan
National workshop on review and discussion of the environmental monitoring results of Dungonab and Mukawwar Island Marine Protected Area - Sudan
29/05/2016 Legislation and Policies for Living Marine Resources, and Awareness of Coastal Communities in Djibouti,
Legislation and Policies for Living Marine Resources, and Awareness of Coastal Communities in Djibouti,
23/05/2016 National Workshop on Review and Discussion of the Environmental and Socioeconomic Monitoring Results of the Jordanian Coast of the Gulf of Aqaba
In collaboration between the Regional Organization for Conservation of the Environment of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden “PERSGA” and the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority
19/05/2016 Field Missions in Port Sudan, Dungonab Bay Mukkawar Island and Wadi el Gemal Hamata National Parks
A follow up mission was conducted during the period May 19th -27th 2016 for implementation of the Management Plan.
22/03/2016 Regional Workshop MPAs on the Job Training at Wadi el Gemal Hamata National Park, Egypt
A three day workshop was conducted at Wadi el-Gemal-Hamata NP during the period March 22nd-24th 2016,
21/03/2016 PERSGA and the World Bank Conduct the SEM Project Midterm Review Workshop
PERSGA and the World Bank jointly organized a one day-Workshop on the Midterm Review
21/03/2016 Midterm Review
With the SEM Project starting officially beginning of 2014 and with a life span of 4 years, by the end of 2015 two years had passed representing half of the Project’s life
22/02/2016 National Workshop on Community Stakeholders Involvement in Monitoring of the Jordanian Coast of the Gulf of Aqaba 22nd -24th Feb, 2016
National Workshop on Community Stakeholders Involvement in Monitoring of the Jordanian Coast of the Gulf of Aqaba 22nd -24th Feb, 2016
27/01/2016 Third National Workshop on MPA Governance, Port Sudan, January 27th 2016
Third National Workshop on MPA Governance, Port Sudan, January 27th 2016
23/01/2016 Field visit to DMNP with different stakeholders, January 23rd-25th 2016.
Field visit to DMNP with different stakeholders, January 23rd-25th 2016.
23/01/2016 Consultation Mission in Dungunab and Mukkawar Island National Park Meeting with Stakeholders,
Consultation Mission in Dungunab and Mukkawar Island National Park Meeting with Stakeholders,
26/12/2015 Establishment of the National Coordination Centre for Marine Emergency in Port Sudan
PERSGA delegation visit to the Ministry of Environment in the Republic of Sudan to discuss the 2nd stage of the establishment of the National Coordination Centre for Marine Emergency in Port Sudan.
14/12/2015 National Workshop on Mainstreaming Ecosystem Approach and Contribution to Inscribing Senganeb and Dungonab as a UNESCO World Heritage Natural Centre
National Workshop on Mainstreaming Ecosystem Approach and Contribution to Inscribing Senganeb and Dungonab as a UNESCO World Heritage Natural Centre
28/06/2015 Updating of national strategy of biodiversity in Djibouti
PERSGA participation in the National Symposium on the updating of national strategy of biodiversity in the Republic of Djibouti
20/06/2015 National Training on WasteWater Management
and the Risk of Surface Runoff and Groundwater Contaminating in Egypt
01/06/2015 Procurement for Sustainable Management
PERSGA has participated in training workshop procurement sustainable management.
24/05/2015 Regional Workshop on London Protocol (LP) and (PSSA)
Particularly Sensitive Sea Areas (PSSA)
13/05/2015 The Negotiation Skills for Multilateral Environmental Agreements
In Collaboration with UNEP, PERSGA will held a Regional Training Workshop on Negotiation for Multilateral Agreements
04/05/2015 Demonstration of Effective Use of Treated Wastewater
Review and Finalization of Regional Guidelines
04/05/2015 LMR legislation and Policies the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
2nd Regional Workshop on LMR legislation and Policies the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
02/05/2015 East Africa Environmental Risk and Opportunities Summit
PERSGA Participated in Participation in that was held in Djibouti
27/04/2015 Regional Workshop on Liability and Compensation under the HNS, CLC, IOPC Fund Conventions
In Cooperation with IOPC, ITOPF and IG PERSGA held a regional training workshop
20/04/2015 Regional Training on Measuring Radioactivity in the Coastal and Marine Environment
PERSGA has organized a three days training workshop on Measuring Radioactivity in the Coastal and Marine Environment.
09/04/2015 PERSGA Sixteenth Ministerial Council
Sharm El-Sheikh Holds the 16th Ministerial Council Meeting of PERSGA
18/01/2015 The Cost of Environmental Degradation in Egypt
In Cooperation with EEAA PERSGA organized a national training workshop....
06/01/2015 The Mapping Techniques for Marine Protected Areas
Regional Training on “The Mapping Techniques for Marine Protected Areas in RSGA”
24/12/2014 Cleanup Campaign in Al-Wajh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
During the month of September of each year, PERSGA celebrates the date of its establishment....
20/12/2014 Promotion of national capacities for oil spill response in Sudan
Continue efforts for promotion of national capacities for spill response and protection of marine environment in Sudan
15/12/2014 Monitoring Organic and Inorganic Pollutants on the Egyptian Coasts
Closing workshop in cairo in cooperation with EEAA
08/12/2014 Implementation of Stockholm Convention for POPs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Implementation of Stockholm Convention for Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
01/12/2014 Environmental Sensitivity Maps for Jordanian Coasts
National Training workshop on preparing environmental sensitivity maps
30/11/2014 National Training for media members in Khartoom, Sudan
In collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Urban Development of the Republic of Sudan...
26/11/2014 Online Monitoring and Early warning in Aqaba
Online Monitoring and Early Warning; On the Ground Project in Aqaba, Jordan
18/11/2014 National Workshop on Industrial Emissions and POPs in Egypt
National Workshop on Industrial Emissions and Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Coastal Area of the Red Sea, Egypt Hurghada Egypt November 18th 2014
13/11/2014 PERSGA Participate in the 4th GEF-UNDP-IMO Globallast Global TF Meeting
PERSGA Participated in the 4th GEF-UNDP-IMO Globallast Global Project Task Force Meeting.
12/11/2014 Review of Fishery Legislations, Policies and Management in PERSGA region
conducting a regional comprehensive study focusing on review of national and regional legislations...
29/10/2014 PERSGA participated in the fourth coordination meeting of Climate Change
Within the framework of the continuous cooperation between PERSGA and the Arab League, PERSGA participated in the fourth coordination meeting...
27/10/2014 SEM project: A technical team visit to Dungonab MPA, Sudan
In the framework of the implementation of the Strategic Ecosystem Management of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden....
12/10/2014 PERSGA Participation in the Information and Indicators meeting
PERSGA participated in “The Joint Meeting of the Indicators and the Information Networking Working Groups in the Arab Region, 12-16 October, Cairo
29/09/2014 PERSGA participation in the 16TH global regional seas meeting
PERSGA Participated in the 16th Global Meeting of Regional Seas in Athens
24/09/2014 Environmental Inspection in Red Sea and Gulf of Aden Coastal Cities
Regional Workshop on Environmental Inspection of Industry in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden Coastal Cities
24/09/2014 Participation in the Sixth Environmental Forum of Arab Youth
Within the framework of cooperation with the Arab League
14/09/2014 PERSGA SEM Project First Consultation Meeting
PERSGA Strategic Ecosystem Based Management Project First Consultation Meeting Inception Reports and Arrangements for Conducting the First Year’s Activities
27/08/2014 Marine Litter management Djibouti. Djibouti, 27 August 2014.
In collaboration with the Ministry of Habitats, Urbanization and Environment...
25/08/2014 Ratification and Enforcement of MARPOL Annex V and Port Reception Facilities in Egypt
In cooperation with with IMO and EEAA PERSGA held a three days national training workshop ...
01/07/2014 PERSGA: Participation in the Forty-seventh Executive Council meeting of the IOC
The Forty-seventh Executive Council meeting of the International Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO was held over the period 1-4 July 2014
18/06/2014 The Media: New Partners for Conservation of the Marine Environment
National Training workshops on the importance of marine and coastal environments and the role of media in spreading environmental awareness " in Yemen
16/06/2014 International Liability and Compensation Regimes for Pollution Damage.
In cooperation with IMO PERSGA held a three days regional training workshop
16/06/2014 Egyptian Ministry of Environment Presents an Award to the PERSGA Secretary General
During the opening session of the Conference on Investing in Environmental Projects, ....
16/06/2014 PERSGA at the Opportunities for Investment in Environmental Projects Conference
After the closing of the Ministerial Meeting, and in the presence of the Red Sea Governor General Ahmed Abdullah, Dr. Laila Iskandar, Minister of ...
16/06/2014 Wastewater Management and Assessment of Pollution Loads PERSGA Region
In collaboration with the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), PERSGA organized a regional workshop....
14/06/2014 Visit of PERSGA Secretary General to Petroseif Center in Hurgadah
Visit of PERSGA SecretaryGeneral to Petroseif Center in Hurgadah
14/06/2014 PERSGA participation in the extra ordinary meeting for the Arab Ministers of Environment
Within the framework of cooperation with the Arab League and Under the supervision of, the Department of Environment, Housing and Water Resources and Sustainable Development of the Arab League….
08/06/2014 National Training workshop in ASEZA
Best Available Technologies and Best Environmental Practice: Tools for the Reduction of Persistent Organic Pollutants
27/05/2014 First Arab Maritime Forum and Exhibition
Within the frame work of cooperation with the League of Arab States PERSGA Participated in the first Arab Maritime forum and Exhibition in Dubai from 27-29 May 2014
19/05/2014 National Training for Journalists in Port Sudan
PERSGA has organised a national training workshop for journalists on communication marine and coastal environments conservation
05/05/2014 Sampling Ballast Water , Aqaba
The GloBallast Project and PERSGA organised a three-day national training on sampling of ballast water in Aqaba
02/05/2014 PERSGA Participation in Sea Safety week 02-09 May 2014
In collaboration with the Saudi Coastal Guard
29/04/2014 Strengthening Resilience of Coastal Ecosystems to CC Impacts in Yemen
National training workshop “Strengthening Resilience of Coastal Ecosystems to the Impacts of Climate Change” in Yemen
27/04/2014 Kamaran Island: preparation for launching the Activities of the SEM Project
Kamaran Island: Assessments in preparation for launching the Demo Activities of the SEM Project
22/04/2014 National workshop on marine litter management in Yemen
In collaboration with the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) in Yemen...
26/03/2014 Strategic Ecosystem Based Management of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
Inception workshop of the Strategic Ecosystem Based Management of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
13/03/2014 Red Sea Day Campaign ( Aqaba )
PERSGA organized a beach cleanup campaign in Aqaba Marine Park
11/03/2014 PERSGA Participants in the 8th MEMAC Meeting in Doha
PERSGA Participants in the 8th MEMAC Meeting in Doha
09/03/2014 Effective Communication for Marine Environmental Conservation ( Aqaba - Jordan )
Raising the efficiency of social networking at the level of school administrators of environmental clubs in the city of Aqaba
03/03/2014 Participation in the Offshore Arabia Conference and Exhibition
PERSGA has participated in the exhibition during the Offshore Arabia, 2014.
26/02/2014 PERSGA 15th Regional Focal Points Meeting
PERSGA Held its 15th Regional Focal Points meeting in 26th Feb, 2014. at its headquarter in Jeddah
20/02/2014 National Environmental Day in Yemen
PERSGA has participated in the activities of celebrating the national environmental day in 20th Feb 2014.
06/01/2014 Impacts of Seal Level Rise and Coastal Ecosystem Based Adaptations
In collaboration with UNEP-ROWA and ISESCO, PERSGA has organized a regional training workshop on .........
02/12/2013 National Training in Egypt on Compliance with and Enforcement of Ballast Water Management
National Training in Egypt on Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement of Ballast Water Management
25/11/2013 Energy Efficiency and Cutting Green House Gas Emissions from Ships; MARPOL Annex VI
Regional Training workshop on Energy Efficiency and cutting GHG emissions from ships.
22/11/2013 PERSGA SG addressed high level segment in COP-19
PERSGA Secretary General addressed high level segment in COP19 in Warsaw
14/11/2013 Side Event at the UNFCCC COP19-CMP9 in Warsaw
PERSGA and Saudi Arabia held a joint Side Event at the UNFCCC COP19-CMP9 in Warsaw
04/11/2013 GEF Project Agreement on Strategic Ecosystem Management in PERSGA Region
The new project will improve the governance and management of marine environment in PERSGA region
06/10/2013 Ballast Water management Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement in Djibouti
National Training Workshop on Ballast Water management Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement, Djibouti, Somali
03/10/2013 PERSGA team meets HE Djibouti Minister
His Excellency the Minister of Urbanism Infrastructure and Environment of the Republic of Djibouti Meets PERSGA Representative and the Somali Delegation in the Ballast Water Management Workshop
30/09/2013 Djibouti & Somali Sub-Regional Training workshop on Ballast Water
Sub-Regional Training Workshop on Ballast Water management Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement, Djibouti, Somalia
15/09/2013 Management of Blue Carbon Resources in PERSGA Region
Assessment and Management of Blue Carbon Resources in collaboration with UNEP
03/09/2013 Executing the Regional Strategy on cutting UP POPs emissions in Port Sudan
Importance of Sound Waste Management in Cutting UP POPs Emissions on the Sudanese Coast of the Red Sea. & Introduction to CAMEO Package for Modeling Spread of Gaseous Chemicals
02/09/2013 Ballast Water Management, National Training in Sudan
Monitoring and Enforcement (CME) of the Ballast Water Management Convention
19/08/2013 Ballast Water Management Convention - Aqaba
Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement of Ballast Water Management Convention ( National Training in Aqaba )
30/06/2013 Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in Yemen
Launching a new on-ground project addressing adaptation to Climate Change impacts in Yemen
15/06/2013 Taking partnership between PERSGA and UNEP to the next level
Expanding joint projects and activities between PERSGA and UNEP
11/06/2013 Environmental Inspection in the Coastal Area, Aqaba Jordan
National Workshop on Specialized Environmental Inspection in the Coastal Area, Aqaba Jordan
03/06/2013 MARPOL Convention and Adequate Reception Facilities for Annexes I, IV and V
The Red Sea and Gulf of Aden has been already designated as special areas under Annex I and V of MARPOL
20/05/2013 Hazardous Waste Management in Ship Recycling
PERSGA has organized a regional training workshop on Hazardous Waste Management in Ship Recycling, 20th May 2013.
13/05/2013 Environmental School Clubs in Aden
National Training on establishing national school clubs in Aden
17/04/2013 Training on Establishing Environmental School Clubs in Sudan
PERSGA held a national workshop for the principals of middle schools in Port-Sudan,
16/04/2013 Following up protecting marine environment from chemical pollutants in Yemen
PERSGA mission to Aden to follow up the activities for protecting marine environment from chemical pollutants
09/04/2013 PERSGA 15th Ministerial Council Meeting
The PERSGA Ministerial Council held its 15th Meeting on 9 April 2013 in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
02/02/2013 Environment in the Arabian Gulf (16th Gulf Engineering Forum)
PERSGA Participated in the 16th Gulf Engineering Forum "Environment in the Arabian Gulf Region"
30/01/2013 PERSGA Environmental Award
PERSGA Environmental Excellence Award in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden region has
22/01/2013 Completion of the Safeguard Studies of the SEM Project
PERSGA has completed the social and environmental safeguard studies
16/12/2012 Sample Processing and Preparation for Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants
Regional Training workshop on Sample Processing and Preparation for Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants
04/12/2012 PERSGA intervention in the High Level Segment, COP-18/ CMP-8
Prof. Ziad Abu-Ghararah PERSGA Secretary General addressed the High Level Segment (COP18)
02/12/2012 PERSGA Exhibition During COP-18
PERSGA has also participated in the exhibition during the COP-18.
01/12/2012 Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in PERSGA Region - COP18
PERSGA in collaboration with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia organized a side event During the Climate Change COP18
12/11/2012 Combating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in RSGA
Regional workshop on combating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
15/10/2012 Compensation due to Environmental Pollution from Ships Through International Conventions
PERSGA Organised a Regional Workshop on Liability and Claims for Compensation due to Environmental Pollution from Ships Through International Conventions
25/09/2012 Inception of Ballast Water Management Activities in Djibouti
Ballast water management activities in djibouti
20/06/2012 A Technical support mission for supporting mangrove restoration in Djibouti
As part of its project- Implementation of priority interventions of NAPAS for resilience in the most vulnerable coastal areas of Djibouti,
28/05/2012 Enforcement of the Ballast Water Management International Convention
PERSGA organized a regional training workshop on Compliance, Monitoring and Enforcement Concerning the Ballast Water Management International Convention.
27/05/2012 Regional Training on Dioxin and Furan Analysis at Aqaba
PERSGA in collaboration with UNIDO provided regional training on the analysis of Dioxin and Furan
30/04/2012 Regional expert meeting on Ecosystem- Based Adaptation to climate change
In Collaboration with UNEP-ROWA and ISESCO, PERSGA held a regional expert meeting...
30/04/2012 PERSGA Mission to Sudan (POPs)
PERSGA Delegation Meets HE the Minister of Environment and Tourism of the Red Sea State, Republic of Sudan
24/04/2012 Follow up of the Progress in Implementation of the UP POPs Project
implementation of project strategic reduction of UP POPs emissions
23/04/2012 The 2nd Regional Meeting on the Status of Elasmobranches
The 2nd Regional Meeting on the Status of Elasmobranches (Sharks and Rays) in the PERSGA region was held during 23-24 April 2012 at PERSGA HQ in Jeddah.
08/04/2012 National Training on IMO Level 2 and CAMEO in Aqaba
PERSGA Held four days national training workshop in Aqaba, Jordan ....
04/04/2012 Focal Points Meeting 2012
PERSGA Held the Annual Focal Points meeting in its HQ in Jeddah 04 April 2012
03/04/2012 Visit of H.E Djibouti Minister to PERSGA
Visit of H.E Djibouti Minister to PERSGA
01/04/2012 Efficient Management of Marine Protected Areas PERSGA Region
The Efficient Management of Marine Protected Areas PERSGA Region
26/03/2012 Visit of HE Sudan Minister to PERSGA HQ
His Excellency the Minister of Environment, Forestry and Physical Development in the Republic of Sudan visited PERSGA headquarters
20/03/2012 Marine Litter field survey in PERSGA region
PERSGA is conducting preliminary field surveys for the marine litter in PERSGA region.
13/03/2012 Regional Meeting of Marine Institutes
PERSGA hosted its first regional scientific meeting
10/03/2012 Pollution Load Assessment in Saudi Arabia
Launching a Project on Pollution Load Assessment and Scientifically Based management of Wastewater in the Coastal Area
18/02/2012 IMO OPRC level II training, in Djibouti
PERSGA has organized a five days National Training Workshop during the period February 19th - 23rd 2012
06/02/2012 Assessment and Management of Marine Litte in PERSGA Region
PERSGA launched a three days regional training workshop on “Assessment and Management of Marine Litter” during 6-8 February 2012 at its HQ in Jeddah.
15/01/2012 Developing a Regional Strategy for Envirnomental Awareness
The representatives of PERSGA member states have gathered at PERSGA HQ,
08/01/2012 Ecosystem Based Management in PERSGA Region
In cooperation with UNEP and ROPME, PERSGA held the regional training workshop on (EBM)
14/12/2011 Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries (EAF)
Regional training workshop on “Monitoring, Control and Surveillance Systems in the Framework of Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries (EAF) Management”
06/12/2011 PERSGA Admitted as an Observer in UNFCCC COP/CMP
The UNFCCC Conference of the Parties (COP) has admitted PERSGA as an Observer Organization
28/11/2011 Fishery Management in PERSGA Region
PERSGA held the meeting in collaboration with "FAO", 28-30 November 2011 PERSGA HQ in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
10/11/2011 Sampling for dioxin and furan in PERSGA region
Regional Sampling for Dioxin and Furan analysis in PERSGA Coastal Areas
20/10/2011 Adaptations to Climate Change in Djibouti
Djibouti launched ”Building Resilience for Coastal Adaptations to Climate Change” Project (2011-2016),PERSGA participated in the development of the project work-plan for mangrove restoration
25/09/2011 The second volume of the State of Marine Environment (SOMER 2)
PERSGA is currently developing the second volume of the State of Marine Environment (SOMER 2)
12/09/2011 Modeling Chemical Spill Incidents
PERSGA held a three days regional training workshop on "responding to chemical spills (HNS) hazardous and other noxious substances."
10/09/2011 Training on Emission Sampling System
National Training Workshop on Handling and Operating of Isokinetic Stack Emission Sampling Systems
27/06/2011 Regional Training on Assessment and Management of Coastal Hazards
PERSGA held a three days training workshop on Assessment and Management of Coastal Hazards
08/06/2011 Drafting a Regional Strategy for Ships’ Ballast Water Management
PERSGA Organized a Regional Task force Meeting of the GloBallast Partnerships Project for finalizing a Draft Regional Strategy for Ballast Water management.
24/05/2011 A Regional Mission for Assessment and BAT / BEP Implementation
in collaboration with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization “UNIDO”, PERSGA has concluded an assessment mission that
15/05/2011 Djibouti NPA for pollution from land based activities validated
A national workshop to discuss the validation of the Djibouti National Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marin Environment from Land-Based Activities.
08/05/2011 Regional Committe for the Environmental Education and Communication
The National Focal Points of the Environmental Education and Communication meeting at EMARSGA
24/04/2011 Adaptation to Climate Change Impacts in Sudan’s Red Sea Coastline:
Awareness and Training Workshops in Port Sudan during 24-27 April 2011-05-21 within the implementation of PERSG, HCENR and RSS project
20/04/2011 Initial signing of the Port State Control MoU
PERSGA has held the second meeting of the Regional Working Group responsible for establishing a Port State Control MoU in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden.
24/03/2011 Aqaba hosts the 14th PERSGA Ministerial Council Meeting
The PERSGA Ministerial Council held its 14th Meeting on 24 March 2011 in Aqaba, Jordan. The ministerial meeting, which was preceded by PERSGA Focal Points Session on 22 March 2011
07/02/2011 Grant Inception Workshop
Grant Inception Workshop Red Sea and Gulf of Aden Strategic Ecosystem Management Project Preparation
24/01/2011 UNIDO Mission to PERSGA
Chief of POPS Unit in UNIDO has been in a mission to PERSGA during the period January 22nd – 24th 2011.
22/01/2011 Climatology and Climate Variability of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
PERSGA holds a regional workshop on the “Climatology and Climate Variability of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden Large Marine Ecosystem” at its Headquarter in Jeddah
09/01/2011 Advanced Training course for the national diving team at PME, Saudi Arabia
The course aimed at promoting the capacities of the PME team members in the fields of eco-diving and under water damage assessment to coral reefs.
20/12/2010 Climate Change Adaptation Planning and Financing
PERSGA and UNEP/ROWA organize a joint regional workshop on Adaptation Planning and Financing in collaboration with ISESCO
08/12/2010 Partnership between PERSGA and World Bank
Regional Project on Strategic Management of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
05/12/2010 Identification and assessment of elasmobranchs
PERSGA held a Regional training workshop on identification and assessment of elasmobranchs (sharks and rays) in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden5-8 December 2010, Mukalla, Yemen
26/10/2010 Training on Response to Oil and Hazardous Chemical Spills
Regional Workshop on Guidelines for Response to Oil and Hazardous Chemical Spills in the Marine and Coastal Environment October 26th – 28th 2010
06/10/2010 Sustainable Development Indicators Regional Training
In collaboration with ISESCO and the IOC-UNESCO, PERSGA has organized a regional capacity building workshop on “Sustainable Development Indicators for Coastal and marine Environment in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden”.
27/09/2010 12th Global Meeting of the RSAPs
PERSGA participated in the 12th Global Meeting of the Regional Seas Conventions and Action Plans, which was held during 20-22 September 2010 in Bergen, Norway.
05/07/2010 Reducing Production of Persistent Organic Pollutants in PERSGA Region
Using Best Available Technology and Best Environmental Practices in Cutting Unintentional Production of Persistent Organic Pollutants
03/07/2010 Preparation of Inventories of Persistent Organic Pollutants using toolkits Approved by Stockholm Convention
within the framework of regional POPs Project funded by GEF and implemented by PERSGA
13/06/2010 Assessment of Coral Reef Vulnerability to Climate Change Impacts
PERSGA held a regional training workshop on “Assessment of Coral Reef Vulnerability to Climate Change Impacts” during 13-15 June at PERSGA-EMARSGA center in Hurghada.
26/04/2010 Comunication and Sustainable Development Training
in collaboration with UNESCO, PERSGA organized a regional training workshop on “Communication and Sustainable Development" during 26-28 April 2010 at its HQ in Jeddah.
27/03/2010 Collection and Processing of Environmental Samples for Determination of PCDD/Fs
PERSGA Held a four days Regional Training workshop in cairo on Collection and Processing of Environmental Samples for Determination of PCDD/Fs
10/03/2010 Ministerial council meeting in Khartoum, Sudan on 10th March 2010
PERSGA held the thirteen’s ministerial council meeting in Khartoum, Sudan on 10th March 2010.
19/12/2009 Legal Aspects in Ballast Water Management in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
Legal Aspects in Ballast Water Management in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
19/10/2009 MARPOL Special Area Status of the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden
Regional Training workshop is being held for three days at EMARSGA center 19th - 21th Oct 2009
17/10/2009 Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management
in collaboration with ISESCO PERSGA held a 3 days regional training workshop at PERSGA HQ in Jeddah, 12-14 Oct 2009
01/07/2009 PERSGA countries sign a new protocol
July 1st 2009 has witnessed the adoption of a new regional protocol on ‘Movement of Personnel and Equipment in Case of Emergency” at PERSGA HQ in Jeddah
20/06/2009 On-Scene Commander Regional Training Workshop
PERSGA Held a Regional Training workshop on On-Scene commaner at Hurgadah Egypt.
07/06/2009 Environmental Education Regional Training workshop
Regional Training Workshop on Environmental Education
30/05/2009 Oil spill sensitivity mapping, 25 May 2009
PERSGA organized a regional training workshop on “Oil spill sensitivity mapping” during 25-27 May 2009.
11/05/2009 “Mangrove Management and Restoration
Regional Training workshop on “Mangrove Management and Restoration" 11-14 May 2009
23/03/2009 PERSGA Conducts a Regional Project for Economic Valuation of the Coastal and Marine Environment
in Collaboration with the United Nations Environment Program, Office of West Asia (UNEP ROWA)
21/03/2009 Regional Meeting for Enforcing Strategies to Reduce POPs
An agreement between PERSGA and UNIDO for enforcing strategies to reduce un-intention production of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)
12/02/2009 PERSGA 12 Council Meeting
PERSGA held its 12th Council Meeting Djibouti on 5th Mar 2009
08/01/2009 PERSGA Held Regional MPAs Meeting
PERSGA Held Regional MPA Network Regional Meeting
30/11/1899 Training on Handling and Operation of Emission Sampling System
National Training Workshop on Handling and Operating of Isokinetic Stack Emission Sampling Systems

The Regional Organization for the Conservation of the Environment in the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden