The DFF seeks to contribute towards the advancement of the blue economy as the next frontier for sustainable development by implementing these strategies:

PARTNERSHIP: Seek partnerships with local and international organisations that cater for the further promotion and development of the blue economy.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT: Seek and provide technical assistance or consultancy work for research projects and assist local and regional institutions with the development of policy-decision strategies.

LEADERSHIP: Support the empowerment of ocean champions to be advocates for the blue economy through capacity-building opportunities.