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Supporting Vanuatu Environment Science Society in its First Year; Developing Dugong and Seagrass Educational Materials
Grantee Name: 
Vanuatu Environmental Science Society
HOTSPOT
East Melanesian Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,976
DATES
Mar 2015
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Feb 2016
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Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
East Melanesian Islands
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$19,976
DATES
Mar 2015
-
Feb 2016

Support the emergence of Vanuatu Environmental Science Society as a credible, accountable local civil society organisation, able to participate in rigorous scientific studies, engage ni-Vanuatu scientists in conservation activities, and inform environmental policy. Strengthen its capacity by establishing internal management systems. Establish a track record of competence by developing educational materials and tools for the conservation of seagrass and dugong.

Strategic Direction: 4 Increase local, national and regional capacity to conserve biodiversity through catalyzing civil society partnerships