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Establishment and Operation of a Regional System of Fisheries Refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand

To operate and expand the network of fisheries refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand for the improved management of fisheries and critical marine habitats linkages in order to achieve the medium and longer-term goals of the fisheries component of the Strategic Action Programme for the South China Sea.


Gulf of Thailand (LME) , South China Sea (LME)

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General information
GEF ID 5401
Project type Full-Sized Project
Project Status CEO PIF Clearance
Start Date 13 May 2013
End Date 30 Apr 2017
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Project Information
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area Biodiversity, International Waters, Multiple Focal Areas
GEF Allocation to project 3.10M US$
Total Cost of the project: 15.10M US$
Cambodia , Indonesia , Malaysia , Philippines , Thailand , Viet Nam

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)