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Implementation of the Arafura and Timor Seas Regional and National Strategic Action Programs

Project objective: To enhance sustainable development of the Arafura-Timor Seas (ATS) region to protect biodiversity and improve the quality of life of its inhabitants through restoration, conservation and sustainable management of marine-coastal ecosystems (as indicated in the SAP)

Other (not set)

Arafura Sea

Asia , SIDS (Asia) , South-Eastern Asia , SIDS , Small island developing States


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General information
GEF ID 6920
Project type Full-Size Project
Status active (Project Approved)
Start Date 23 Sep 2014
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area Biodiversity, International Waters
GEF Allocation to project 9,745,662 USD
Total Cost of the project: 70,246,835.00 USD
Indonesia , Timor-Leste , Global

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Project contacts
Handoko Adi Susanto Regional Project Manager
Tharuka Dissanaike Environmental Specialist