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Implementation of the Strategic Action Programme for the Protection of the Western Indian Ocean from Land-based Sources and Activities

Project Objective: to reduce impacts from land-based sources and activities through implementation of the WIO-SAP at the national level, supported by regional partnerships at national and regional levels


Agulhas Current (LME) , Somali Coastal Current (LME) , Indian Ocean

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General information
GEF ID 4940
Project type Full-Sized Project
Project Status Council Approved
Start Date 10 Mar 2013
End Date 29 Apr 2018
Project documents
Project Information
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 10.86M US$
Total Cost of the project: 77.57M US$
Comoros , Kenya , Madagascar , Mauritius , Mozambique , Seychelles , South Africa , Tanzania United Republic of

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

Project contacts
Mr. Dixon Waruinge Coordinator
Ms. kelly West UNEP/IW Task Manager