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Strengthen Marine Biodiversity Conservation from Ambodivahibe to the East-Coast Antsiranana and Rigny Bay Complex in Madagascar
Grantee Name: 
Conservation International Foundation
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$200,000
DATES
Jan 2020
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Dec 2021
Stats
Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Madagascar and the Indian Ocean Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$200,000
DATES
Jan 2020
-
Dec 2021

Strengthen existing LMMAs (Locally Managed Marine Areas) within the MPA (Marine Protected Area) by gazetting the sites and obtain formal status and building local community capacity to manage the LMMAs; extend community involvement and buy-in the LMMA approach; and establish alternative activities to fishing.

Strategic Direction: 1 Empower local communities to protect and manage biodiversity in priority key biodiversity areas.