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West Africa Regional Fisheries Program (WARFP)

by Damaris Waigwa last modified Aug 12, 2014 10:45 AM
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The combined development objective/global objective of the West Africa Regional Fisheries Program is to sustainably increase the overall wealth generated by the exploitation of the marine fisheries resources of West Africa, and the proportion of that wealth captured by West African countries.
GEF ID: 3558
IBRD ID: 108941
Project Category: Fisheries
Project Description:

Executing Agencies:

CSRP, Ministry of Fisheries & Martime Economy (Mauritania), Ministry of Mariime Economy (Senegal); Dep. Of Fisheries, Ministry of Fisheries & Maritime Economy (Guinea-Bissau), Ministry of Fisheries & Aquaculture (Guinea), Ministry of Marine Resources


The combined development objective/global objective of the proposed West Africa Regional Fisheries Program is to sustainably increase the overall wealth generated by the exploitation of the marine fisheries resources of West Africa, and the proportion of that wealth captured by West African countries. The combined development objective/global objective of the proposed APL 1 project would be to strengthen the capacity of Cape Verde, Liberia, Senegal and Sierra Leone to govern and manage targeted fisheries, reduce illegal fishing and increase local value added to fish products.

 


Project Website: Website screenshot
http://www.liberiafisheries.net/aboutus/warfp
Region: Africa, SIDS
Sub-Region: SIDS (Africa), Western Africa, Small island developing States
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Project Contacts:
Tranche Funding:
ProjectWest Africa Regional Fisheries Program APL B1 by Damaris Waigwa — last modified Aug 12, 2014 10:43 AM
To strengthen the capacity of Ghana and Guinea-Bissau to govern and manage targeted fisheries, reduce illegal fishing and increase local value added to fish products.
ProjectWest Africa Regional Fisheries Program in Ghana by Christian Ledermann — last modified Aug 12, 2014 10:43 AM
To strengthen the capacity of Ghana to govern and manage targeted fisheries, reduce illegal fishing and increase local value added to fish products.
Project Documents:
General Information:
Project Type FSP
Project Status Under Implementation
Start Date
Apr 23, 2008 10:00 PM
End Date
Nov 23, 2014 11:00 PM
 
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 16.05M US$
Total Cost of the project: 16.05M US$
IP Rating: 4
DO Rating: 4
 
Partners:
Countries: Cape Verde, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone
Lead Implementing Agency International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB)