33503-012: Marine Biodiversity Conservation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will formulate a proposed GEF grant for Marine Biodiversity conservation for approval in 2000 that will be incorporated and complementary to the TA for Fisheries Management and Development. The TA will formulate specific interventions to: (i) strengthen conservation of coral reef ecosystems and discourage destructive fishing practices, particularly those associated with the live reef fish trade; and (ii) establish marine protected areas. Read More

Country Solomon Islands
Project Number 33503-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3277
Approval Date 19 Oct 1999
Geographical Location Solomon Islands and its entire exclusive economic zone.
Sector Agriculture, natural resources and rural development
Subsector Water-Based Natural Resources Management
Safeguard Categories Environment: C


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