Comparative analysis of Australia and China’s marine resources management approaches and scenarios for the future
To improve the understanding of the drivers in Australia and China’s approaches to Ocean (or Coastal) management and develop credible future scenarios to inform discussion.
Description of Work:
Complete an environmental scan to develop a systematic understanding of the drivers of ocean (or coastal) policy in Australia and China with a focus on the slow-moving variables and possible triggering events.
Develop a set of scenarios that are built out of the existing evidence and trends to discuss.
Interview managers, regulators, investors and other stakeholders about the ways these scenarios interact with current models of change.
Determine the usefulness of environmental scanning to identify opportunities and threats in Ocean policy.