Coastal and Marine Resources Management in the Coral Triangle-Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA)
Project Objective: CTI-SEA is one of the largest technical assistance of the Asian Development Bank to the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Forestry, and Fisheries (CTI-CFF). It targets improved coastal and marine resources in the Sulu-Sulawesi Marine Ecoregion (SSME) Priority Seascape within the Coral Triangle.
The regional technical assistance is expected to result in the increased resilience of coastal and marine ecosystems and human communities in the CT3 through improved management of coastal and marine resources in the SSME priority seascape.
It will support the introduction of more effective management of coastal and marine resources, especially those associated with coral reef ecosystems. This will help to build their resilience in a period of increased threats arising from human-induced and climate change impacts. As a result, ecosystem integrity and productivity will be maintained and socioeconomic status of coastal communities will improve.
CTI-SEA has three outputs:
- Output 1: CT3 governments supported in the establishment of an enabling environment for sustainable coastal and marine resources management;
- Output 2: Constraints to sustainable fisheries management and economic development in the coastal zone addressed, such as illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUUF), overfishing, and natural habitat destruction, among others; and
- Output 3: Effective project implementation ensured through the establishment of a project management system
Indonesian Sea (LME) , Sulu-Celebes Sea (LME)
Asia , South-Eastern Asia
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|Project type||Full-Size Project|
|Status||closed (Project Approved)|
|Start Date||07 Mar 2011|
|End Date||31 Dec 2017|
|Focal Area||Climate Change, Biodiversity, International Waters|
|GEF Allocation to project||11,218,182 USD|
|Total Cost of the project:||40,668,182.00 USD|
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Nicole Glineur Senior Environmental Specialist/Task Team Leader