Fish for Tomorrow – Community sustainable fisheries management, Nkhotakota District, Malawi


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Ref: 25-009

Status: Current

Round:
24
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Nkhotakota District Fisheries Office
Start Date:
01-04-18
End Date:
31-03-21
Funding:
£314,269.00
Regions:
Sub-Saharan Africa
Countries:
Malawi
Project Summary:
A community-led conservation initiative protecting endangered, vulnerable and economically important fish species in Lake Malawi, preserving biodiversity and sustaining livelihoods and food security in Nkhotakota District. The project teaches local communities about natural resource management, family and financial planning and how to reduce the environmental impact of harmful fishing practices. Community members are empowered to work in partnership with government fisheries staff to conserve fish through local bylaws. Women are active participants, reflecting their key role in the value chain. Fishing communities, supported by Fisheries Department in Nkhotakota District are empowered and take ownership of managing sustainable fishing methods, reducing illegal practices and protecting breeding/nursery sanctuaries for Chambo and Usipa.


Documents:
Title: 25-009 App edited
Download: Application Form [pdf] 2018-11-13 00:00:00

Title: 25-009 HYR1 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-009 AR1 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-009 HYR2 - edited
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-009 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf] 2020-08-24 00:00:00

Title: 25-009 HYR3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf] 2021-02-03 00:00:00