Biodiversity and Agriculture: addressing scale insect threats in Kenya
Host Country Institutions:
UNPAD Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Science, University of Padjadjaran, MEF Ministry of Environment and Forestry
This Scoping Award is to support project planning meetings and workshops with partners, and to undertake a preliminary site selection and feasibility analysis. The objectives of this scoping trip are to:
(i) Develop project work plan, timeline and partnerships for the sub-project “Improving sustainable marine tourism guidelines and polices in Indonesia”;
(ii) Develop project work plan, timeline and partnerships for the sub-project “Reducing mobulid ray bycatch within Indonesia’s small-scale fisheries”;
(iii) Develop project work plan, timeline and partnerships for the sub-project “Creating Indonesian leaders for shark and ray research and conservation”; and
(iv) Complete a site selection and feasibility assessment of potential mobulid ray fishery landing sites and coastal communities.