The Waitt Institute creates and implements sustainable ocean plans in partnership with committed governments, local stakeholders and communities. Our partnership engages communities and stakeholders, facilitates the policymaking process, and builds capacity for long-term success. We provide expertise, funding, and tools to develop and implement effective ocean plans, supporting countries to achieve global sustainability goals and helping local communities secure their way of life.
Sustainable, resilient and thriving seas that benefit all
To create and implement sustainable ocean plans in partnership with committed governments and local stakeholders by leading a team of world class experts.
Marine Spatial Planning
Blue Economy Planning
Legal Analysis & Drafting
Education & Outreach
Using best available information about the natural environment and human uses to make informed decisions.
Engaging ocean stakeholders and communities to ensure all voices are heard and represented.
Prioritizing environmental protection, economic prosperity, and societal wellbeing.