Protection of coral ecosystems of southern Qeshm Island through local communities
Protection of coral ecosystems of southern Qeshm Island through local communities
In collaboration with Community Conserved Area in Suza Village, as important fishery Qeshm Island in Persian Gulf, this project will help with the awareness raising about the important soft coals in the vicinity which is being damaged due to fishing activities in the area. A documentary will be prepared from the soft coral bed which has been identified through the work of this group for the first time for helping with the recognition of this important and rare site.
Also, as part of the marine cluster, this project will link with other SGP project in the area for strengthening the network of marine projects and their participatory conservation.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Friends of the Sea
Country:
Iran
Area Of Work:
International Waters
Operational Phase:
Phase 5
Grant Amount:
US$ 14,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 4,200.00
Project Number:
IRA/SGP/OP5/Y8/CORE/IW/2018(212)
Start Date:
8/2018
End Date:
10/2019
Status:
Currently under execution

Grantee Contact

Mr Jafar Abdipour
Email: abdipour88@gmail.com

SGP Country office contact

Ms. Laleh Daraie
Phone:
(98-21) 2286 0691-4
Fax:
(98-21) 2286 9547
Email:
Ms. Asiyeh Rezaei
Email:

Address

UNDP, P.O. Box 15875-4557
Tehran

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