Updating Suriname's capture fisheries legal framework

Brief Description:
The project was the development of a strengthened legal framework that would enable stakeholders and relevant actors to manage the fisheries sector more efficiently and sustainably and that would be implemented by stakeholders and other actors, including the Government. The project achieved its objective by supporting the Government to build capacity among key stakeholders in fisheries legislation, in order to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing. It involved stakeholders in the legislative process through an inception workshop, field consultations, a legal expert group and a validation workshop.

El proyecto desarrollo un marco legal fortalecido que permitio a las partes interesadas y actores relevantes gestionar el sector pesquero de manera más eficiente y sostenible y que sera implementado por las partes interesadas y otros actores, incluido el Gobierno. El proyecto logró su objetivo apoyando al Gobierno en la creación de capacidad entre los principales interesados ​​en la legislación pesquera, a fin de prevenir, disuadir y eliminar la pesca ilegal, no declarada y no reglamentada. Involucró a las partes interesadas en el proceso legislativo a través de un taller inicial, consultas de campo, un grupo de expertos legales y un taller de validación.
Lead Organization : Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries
Donor: FAO
Project ID: TCP/SUR/3502
Geographic Scope: National
Project Status: Completed
   Last Update: 13/01/2021

Start Date: 2015-09-01
End Date: 2017-12-01
Project Profile Manager: Manuela Cuvi Rodriguez
Contact Email: Manuela.Cuvi@fao.org
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Grant (USD): $116,000.00
Total co-financing (USD): $0.00
(Co) financing not originating from GEF:
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