Action 29: SMART reduction / operational targets
Action Title: Develop and agree regionally coordinated SMART reduction/operational targets linked to relevant actions as contained in this implementation plan, starting from 2015, including those linked to sources.
Lead Party(ies): ICG-ML
What is the issue?
Agreeing specific, measurable, achievable, relevant time-bound targets is necessary for ensuring accountability and seeing whether an intervention is having the desired effect.
What has OSPAR Done?
OSPAR Contracting Parties are on track to meet the agreed target of doubling participation in Fishing For Litter (FFL) schemes compared with 2017.
Further steps (relating to all other actions) to be considered within the development of the new RAP ML.
Final outputs and published reports
This action is embedded in to the work on all actions of the RAP.