Other effective area-based conservation measures

Further to Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Conference of the Parties (CoP) decision 14/8, this page provides guidelines on submitting data on other effective area-based conservation measures (also known as 'OECMs') for inclusion as companion data to the World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA) in Protected Planet. Additional guidelines on OECMs are being developed by IUCN's World Commission on Protected Areas.

Guidance on providing OECM data: English