Working Group 6 : Cooperation and networks

This Working Group is coordinated and conducted by the Regional Council of Reunion Island, the Prefecture of the Region of Réunion and the University of La Réunion.


  • Identification of common issues and project synergies enhancing international partnerships, exchanges and new project initiatives
  • Support to the organisation of stakeholders’networks and pooling of resources on regional and international level
  • Articulation of project guidelineswith the strategies and the goals of international
  • organisations in the area (ex. Nairobi Convention)



  • Contact with project holders and international organisations
  • Mapping of stakeholders’ networks
  • Development of a regional integration strategy together with the project partners



  • New cooperation initiatives based on the results of the OCEAN METISS project
  • New regional / international networks
  • Pooling of resources (human, materials, know-how and scientific data…)