EC government approves oceans economy master plan

The Eastern Cape Provincial Government has approved the Oceans economy master plan, giving a green light for the implementation of this strategy estimated to inject R10.4 billion into the provincial economy and create about 33 785 jobs after the first five years of its implementation.

Joint team included the Nelson Mandela University

A joint team from Nelson Mandela University and the Eastern Cape Socio-Economic Consultative Council presented the draft master plan, the oceans economy research agenda, a status quo and baseline report that informed the master plan to the meeting of the Executive Council that took place in Mthatha on Wednesday, 11 December.

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