Putrajaya (09June 2013) –Conference on Achievements of the Coral Triangle Initiatives on Coral Reefs, Fisheries & Food Security (CTI-CFF) program in Malaysia have been organized in Marriot Hotel, Putrajaya. It was officiated by Secretary General of MOSTI, YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Rosli Mohamed) on behalf of MOSTI Minister, YB. Datuk Dr. Ewon Ebin.
CTI-CFF which was launched in 2007 is a multilateral partnership between the Government of Republic of Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, The Philippines, Solomon Islands and Timor Leste (The ‘CT6’).
In this conference, stakeholders will be able to discuss modalities towards establishing-financing scheme to ensure that activities under the National Plan of Action (NPoA) and Coral Triangle support program could be sustainably implemented.
Also present were US Ambassador to Malaysia, H.E Paul W. Jones and Prof. Dato’ Dr. Nor Aieni Hj Mokhtar, Under Secretary of National Oceanography Directorate Division