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West Africa Regional Fisheries Program (WARFP)

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.

Fisheries

http://www.liberiafisheries.net/aboutus/warfp

Guinea Current (LME) , Canary Current (LME)


Documents & Resources
General information
GEF ID 3558
IBRD ID 108941
Project type EA
Project Status Under Implementation
Start Date 23 Apr 2008
End Date 23 Nov 2014
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area
GEF Allocation to project 16.05M US$
Total Cost of the project: 16.05M US$
Partners
Cape Verde , Liberia , Senegal , Sierra Leone

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB)

Project contacts
Mr. Demba Kane Project Coordinator
Mr. John Virdin Director
Mr. Andrew Hume Deputy Director - WWF GEF Agency