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Working Towards a Sustainable Fishery on the Coast of Velipoja and in Buna Delta, Albania
Grantee Name: 
Organizata e Menxhimit të Peshkimit Liqeni i Shkodrës
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$16,300
DATES
Apr 2019
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Apr 2020
Stats
Project Overview Overview
CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy
HOTSPOT
Mediterranean Basin
LOCATION
AMOUNT
US$16,300
DATES
Apr 2019
-
Apr 2020

Enhance the sustainability of the fishery activities in Velipoja coast and in Buna Delta Key Biodiversity Area, north west Albania. Formalizing the fishery will help improve the conservation status of rare and endemic fish species occurring in this area through their protection. The enforcement of regulations of the fishing activity in the project area will result in licensed fishermen, improved fishing regulations and identification of Fishing Protected Areas.

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