Key reports and papers

A full library of relevant publications is curated by the GOBI Secretariat on Mendeley – please visit or search for ‘Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative’ [note: you will need a Mendeley user account to access the collection – membership is free]. Key documents and publications are listed below.

New!! Latest GOBI newsletter (Autumn 2017).
Previous editions available via the GOBI newsletter archive
NEW!! GOBI brochure (PDF, 1.6MB)
EBSAs: Special places in the ocean (PDF, 0.8MB)
Azores Scientific Criteria and Guidance (PDF, 1.2MB)



International Climate Initiative (IKI)

Convention on Biological Diversity – EBSAs

Convention on Migratory Species (CMS)

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals: SDG14 Life under water