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Engaging Fisherman to Preserve Coastal Heritage in Libya and Tunisia
Grantee Name: 
Association Jlij pour l'environnement marin
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$164,975
DATES
Jun 2021
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Jun 2022
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$164,975
DATES
Jun 2021
-
Jun 2022

Engage with local fishermen to improve the management of two coastal Key Biodiversity Areas on small Mediterranean islands. Support traditional "Zrayeb" fishing practices. Monitor ane protect loggerhead turtle nesting sites and reduce poaching. Enhance cooperation and exchange between Libyan and Tunisian partners.

Strategic Direction: 1 Support civil society to engage stakeholders in demonstrating integrated approaches for the conservation of biodiversity in coastal areas