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The Canary Current Large Marine Ecosystem (CCLME) project is unique in its strategic combination of fisheries and ecosystem governance frameworks and will, through governance reforms, investments and management programs, enable the participating countries to address priority transboundary concerns on declining fisheries, associated biodiversity and water quality. The CCLME project is executed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) [...]

Highlights

SMALL PELAGICS

Sustainable transboundary management of shared small pelagic stocks in North West Africa consistent with an ecosystem approach [...]

MIGRATORY COASTAL SPECIES

Transboundary co-management of migratory
coastal species of importance to artisanal fisheries (mullets, bluefish and meagre) [...]

News

On 25 February 2016 the second meeting of the National Inter ministry Committee (NIC) of Mauritania was held in Hotel Wissal of Nouakchott, Mauritania. The opening ceremony was chaired by the Adviser to the Mauritanian Minister of Fisheries and...

The sixth CCLME Project Steering Committee meeting, was held at the Radisson Blu hotel in Dakar from 2 to 3 February 2016. Forty participants from the Member countries of the project (Cabo Verde, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Morocco, Mauritania,...

Participating countries

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