Western Indian Ocean: Multilateral Capacity Building Initiatives

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This chapter introduces the regional dimension of maritime security governance in the Western Indian Ocean. It discusses major multilateral capacity building projects in the region and provides a foundation for a deeper understanding of activities described in the proceeding chapters. These include the International Maritime Organization, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime and the European Union. The chapter provides both an introduction to core actors and projects but also contextualises the following country cases in a broader regional environment.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCapacity Building for Maritime Security
Subtitle of host publicationThe Western Indian Ocean Experience
EditorsChristian Bueger, Timothy Edmunds, Robert McCabe
PublisherPalgrave Macmillian
Number of pages31
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-50064-1
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-50063-4
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 10 Oct 2020

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    McCabe, R. (2021). Western Indian Ocean: Multilateral Capacity Building Initiatives. In C. Bueger, T. Edmunds, & R. McCabe (Eds.), Capacity Building for Maritime Security: The Western Indian Ocean Experience (pp. 131-162). Palgrave Macmillian. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-50064-1_6