Strategic Thrusts


Establish and sustain an efficient and functional management structure to operate effectively


Develop an efficient financial administration system, employ core administrative, scientific and technical  staff; maintain a library, website, as well as establish MOUs with local and international organizations with related vision, and sustain an operational budget.


Research the coastal environment for sustainable management and efficient utilization of coastal resources


Monitor the effects of human and natural factors on coastal ecosystems and disseminate findings through scientific communications and outreach networks.


Capacity building of professionals dealing with coastal issues


Enhance the technical and leadership capacities of professionals dealing with coastal issues (i.e. planners, disaster management officials, community development workers, educators, private sectors etc.).


Embark on community extension and outreach programmes on coastal environmental issues


Provide education and document good practices on rational exploitation and management of coastal resources.


Embark on income generation activities


Provide research and consultancy services to public and private institutions as well as engage in grants proposal writing to promote the Centre’s activities




Ground Floor
College of Education Studies
Lecture Theatre Building
University of Cape Coast
Cape Coast Ghana

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