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Seagrass Ecosystem Management in Sangihe, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Perkumpulan Pemberdayaan Masyarakat dan Pendidikan Konservasi Alam
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Promote the better management of the seagrass ecosystem off the east coast of Sangihe Island in Indonesia's North Sulawesi province. Develop a sea cucumber mariculture initiative to reduce pressure on globally threatened sea cucumber species and dugongs. Help establish the local polytechnic university, Polnustar, as a learning center that trains people making their living from the sea.

Strategic Direction: 4 Strengthen community-based action to protect marine species and sites