Coastal Resources Management and Conservation of Marine Biodiversity in the Caribbean - CLME+ HUB

CRMCMB    Coastal Resources Management and Conservation of Marine Biodiversity in the Caribbean

Brief Description:
The project is supporting numerous activities in the CARICOM region in order to halt the serious impacts of un-adapted use of terrestrial and marine areas, as well as the impacts of climate change, on biodiversity, marine and coastal protected areas and their ecosystem services, including: a) improve negotiation and organisational skills of public and private interest groups, b) develop integrated coastal zone management, including the protection and rehabilitation of marine and coastal geo-ecosystems, c) linking the protection and sustainable use of terrestrial and marine geo-ecosystems, d) securing the drinking water supply and environmentally-friendly sewage disposal, and e) piloting of innovative approaches as well as up-scaling of the project鈥檚 best practices and those of other initiatives related with the promotion of partnerships with the private sector and gender equality. Specifically, is aimed to sustainably managed with sustainable financing mechanisms are implemented at least 5 MPA in the participating CARICOM states and integrating among others climate change and gender aspects; and to develop and passed Regional MPA Management Guidelines.

El proyecto apoya numerosas actividades en la regi贸n de CARICOM con el fin de detener los graves impactos del uso no adaptado de 谩reas terrestres y marinas, as铆 como los impactos del cambio clim谩tico, sobre la biodiversidad, las 谩reas protegidas marinas y costeras y sus servicios ecosist茅micos. incluyendo: a) mejorar las habilidades de negociaci贸n y organizaci贸n de los grupos de inter茅s p煤blicos y privados, b) desarrollar la gesti贸n integrada de las zonas costeras, incluida la protecci贸n y rehabilitaci贸n de los geo-ecosistemas marinos y costeros, c) vincular la protecci贸n y el uso sostenible de la geograf铆a terrestre y marina -ecosistemas, d) asegurar el suministro de agua potable y la eliminaci贸n de aguas residuales respetuosas con el medio ambiente, y e) la puesta a prueba de enfoques innovadores y la ampliaci贸n de las mejores pr谩cticas del proyecto y las de otras iniciativas relacionadas con la promoci贸n de asociaciones con el sector privado e igualdad de g茅nero. Espec铆ficamente, se apunta a gestionar de manera sostenible con mecanismos de financiamiento sostenible que se implementen al menos 5 AMP en los estados participantes de CARICOM e integrando entre otros aspectos de cambio clim谩tico y g茅nero; y desarrollar y aprobar Pautas Regionales de Manejo de AMP.
Lead Organization : CARICOM
Donor: German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ)
Project ID:
Geographic Scope: Multicountry (regional)
Project Status: Completed
   Last Update: 12/01/2021

Start Date: 2012-01-01
End Date: 2018-01-01
Project Profile Manager: Horst M. Vogel
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Grant (USD): $2,163,000.00
Total co-financing (USD): $0.00
(Co) financing not originating from GEF:
Participating Country(s):
 Belize  Dominica  Grenada  Guyana  Jamaica  Saint Kitts and Nevis  Saint Lucia  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Contributions to the 10-year CLME+ Strategic Action Programme (2015-2025)
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