The conference aim to address the key factors for the effective management of marine resources to ensure the ecological balance needed for achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (SD). There is no doubt that human activities have serious impact and threatening the marine ecosystems and their biodiversity across the world. It is now clearly recognised that ecological balance requires address both the political and cultural dimensions aspects of the problem. The conference is therefore aims to discuss and explore various policies/approaches by individuals, society and governments which can contribute to enhance and support effective management of marine resources across the world and more specifically in the Developing Countries (DCs).