The Benguela Current Commission
The Vision, Mission, Key Performance Areas and Core Values of the BCC
A Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem sustaining human and ecosystem well-being for generation after generation.
To promote, coordinate and implement the sustainable development of the Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem.
Key Performance Areas
- Provision of best available scientific advice
- Sustainable exploitation and management of living marine resources
- Responsible exploitation and management of non-living marine resources
- Conservation of biodiversity, habitats, environmental goods and services and ecosystem functions and processes
- Prevention and mitigation of acute and chronic pollution
- Sufficient human, institutional and financial resources to achieve the objectives of the Convention
- Transformation, training and capacity building
Pursuant to achieving the objectives of the Convention, the BCC will demonstrate the following core values:
- Environmental sustainability