The management of the Consortium and of the entire work programme is handled by the ECOPAS Coordinator institution, the University of Bergen (UiB) in Norway, as defined by WP1.
At UiB, the Bergen Pacific Studies Research Group (BPS) is responsible for project management and coordination in its capacity as ECOPAS Participant 1.
BPS will set up and run the ECOPAS management team and coordinate and supervise the project implementation. It will arrange channels of communication between the different actors of the ECOPAS project. It will also organise project monitoring and reporting to the ECOPAS Executive and Advisory Boards as well as to the European Commission.