Blue Economy

Oceans and Sri Lanka’s Future: Towards a Blue Economy

This article, written to mark World Oceans Day, examines the concept of ‘Blue Economy’ and its importance to an island nation like Sri Lanka, which heavily relies on its marine resources. The writer also discusses the challenges faced by Sri Lanka, when adopting a blue economy strategy.

Harnessing Benefits of the Blue Economy: Key Factors for IORA Countries

This article points out the importance of concentrating on the aspects of an accounting framework for the blue economy, to ensure successful sustainability of ocean resources and services in the IORA region.

Adopting a Blue Economy Approach in Sri Lanka

In this article Kanchana Wickramasinghe points out the importance of regional collaboration to make the best use of ocean resources.