The Sharks MOU Workspace is an electronic, web-based communication space and working area for the MOU's Advisory Committee (AC) and Intersessional Working Group (IWG). It aims to provide a central platform for online collaboration and to support the work and the communication of the Advisory Committee and the Intersessional Working Group in between meetings. The platform consists of a public and a restricted area, the latter being accessible only to registered members of the AC and IWG.
WORKING GROUPS - This area contains two different main Working Groups, the Intersessional Working Group (IWG) and the Advisory Committee (AC), each with thematic sub Working Groups on priority topics as instructed by the previous Meeting of the Signatories. It also contains the MOU’s official documents.
MEMBERS - This area contains the contact list for all AC and IWG members as well as observers and their individual profiles.
DISCUSSION - A forum area where AC and IWG members may discuss matters that are not covered by the existing working groups.
RESOURCES - This area contains resource documents, such as the MOU text and other relevant documents, as well as the contact list for the MOU Secretariat staff members and their individual profiles.
WIKI - This is the area where text documents can be worked on jointly with track change and automatic reminder functions.