Target 16: The mobilization of adequate resources from all sources to implement the Strategic Plan for Migratory Species effectively has increased substantially.
In order to reach and use available resources in an efficient manner; institutional capacities of relevant ministries and agencies need to be strengthened so they can appropriately make the case for including migratory species and associated ecosystem services in discussions with donors and relevant financial institutions.
The EUROBATS MOP Resolution 8.10 Recommended Experience and Skills of Experts with regard to Quality of Assessments includes:
3. Ensure that relevant authorities dealing with these assessments possess the appropriate resources and capacities to be able to assess and evaluate the results of those studies.