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07 June 2021 | dataset

Niue's marine managed areas in Niue

The Department will ensure the 3 pillars of “Sustainable Development” Social, Economic and Environment are considered together wisely in the process of implementing the Department’s work plan. The Department of Environments vision and mission was created to incorporate and emphasise the concept of “development” which underpins the department responsibility towards sustainable management of natural resources & environment. This plan therefore demonstrates a consolidation of the Department’s responsibilities, while also maintaining its focus on more regulatory systems and efficient service delivery.

Department Vision: Conserve, Preserve and Sustainably manage Niue’s Environment to ensure quality of life for all and future generations.

Mission: To develop, implement and utilize the principles of best practice in the sustainable management of the country's natural resources & environment in partnership with all stake holders.

Value: The Department aims to promote key value and principles of good governance, accountability, and transparency in insuring a healthy secure environment for all to benefit from.


Niue's marine managed areas in Niue. Source Govan et al. 2009 (Govan, H. et al. 2009. Status and potential of locally-managed marine areas in the South Pacific: Meeting nature conservation and sustainable livelihoods targets through wide-spread implementation of LMMAs. Study Report. Component 3A-Project 3A3. Coral Reef Initiatives for the Pacific. SPREP/WWF/WorldFish-Reefbase/CRISP. 95pp + 5 annexes). Other information also extracted from Niue's 2018 State of Environment (SOE) report

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The three marine managed areas in Niue.

The three marine managed areas in Niue.…

The three marine managed areas in Niue.

The three marine managed areas in Niue.…

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Publisher Niue Department of Environment
Modified 07 June 2021
Release Date 07 June 2021
Homepage URL
Identifier 2aebb706-16c4-40c3-981d-098908955858
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location Niue
Language English
License Public
[Open Data]
Author Department of Environment, Government of Niue
Contact Name Haden Talagi
Contact Email