About The SMMA: Guiding Principles
All Parties to this agreement have developed a shared vision of the future of the marine and coastal environment of Soufriere, which is based on the following elements:
About The SMMA: Our Mandate
In order to realise this vision, the mission of the SMMA is to contribute to national and local development, particularly in the fisheries and tourism sectors, through the management of the coastal zone of Soufriere, based on the principles of sustainable use, cooperation among resource users, institutional collaboration, active and enlightened local participation, and equitable sharing of benefits and responsibilities among stakeholders.
About The SMMA: Objectives
The objectives of the SMMA are to: