Memorandum of Understanding

Published: 14 December 2017
Last edited: 01 April 2019

In 2014, the Trilateral Wadden Sea Cooperation, represented by the Common Wadden Sea Secretariat, and the Banc d’Arguin National Park signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to protect the millions of birds that travel between their sites each year.

Classifications

Category
Alliance and partnership development
Scale of implementation
Multi-national

Enabling factors

Defining common issues and joint goals.

Lessons learned

The MoU is the written basis of the cooperation between the two sites and four countries with regard to nature conservation and bird life. In the framework of the MoU the Banc d’Arguin National Park joined the Wadden Sea Flyway Initiative.