Incentivising community-led marine biodiversity conservation on Atauro Island
Dr Alasdair Harris
Host Country Institutions:
WorldFish Center, Seventythree Ltd, Asosiasi Usaha Homestay Lokal Kabupaten Raja Ampat, Ministry of Commerce Industry and Environment (Directorate of Biodiversity), MAFF Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Government of Timor-Leste, Ministry of Arts Culture and Tourism, Government of Timor-Leste
Reducing fishing pressure and protecting priority biodiversity areas in Timor-Leste through community-based marine resource management and sustainable alternative livelihoods benefiting 9,000 people in coastal communities.