By 2050 the world population is expected to reach 10 billion people. This population needs food, water and energy. Increasingly, opportunities are sought out at sea to accommodate these needs.
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This report presents the outcomes of a workshop led by ICES on risk management in MSP, particularly focussing on a method called ‘Bow-Tie Analysis'.
The Bow-tie approach comes from a risk assessment background.
A generic and flexible framework describing a best practice process of how to assess spatial management within a discrete marine area with clearly defined boundaries in space and time.