LME:LEARN - Large Marine Ecosystems

LME-AF Strategic Partnership for Sustainable Fisheries Management in the Large Marine Ecosystems in Africa (PROGRAM)

To assist in the development, adoption and implementation of governance reforms supporting environmentally, economically and socially sustainable marine fisheries in the large marine ecosystems (LMEs) of Africa.

Other

Agulhas Current (LME) , Benguela Current (LME) , Somali Coastal Current (LME) , Guinea Current (LME) , Canary Current (LME)

General information
GEF ID 4487
IBRD ID 125797
Project type PFD
Project Status Council PIF/PFD Approved
Start Date 08 Nov 2011
End Date 29 Sep 2016
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 25.00M US$
Total Cost of the project: 160.00M US$
Partners
Comoros, Mauritania, Mozambique, Tanzania United Republic of

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB)

Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)
World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
African Union - Union Africaine

Project contacts
Mr. Demba Kane (Project Coordinator)
Mr. John Virdin (Director)