Blue Mediterranean ‘citizens involvement in protecting the marine environment
Blue Mediterranean ‘citizens involvement in protecting the marine environment
this project aims to demonstrate the NGO’s expertise and its scientific knowledge in the field of maritime exploration in order to elaborate an awareness strategie targeting young people and fishermen for a more responsible behavior concerning the maritime environment protection.
The activities of the project, will aim to diffuse and found a communication of " culpabilisation, sensitizing, and appropriation of the challenges and objectives of safeguarding of the marine environment ". The activities aim to structure the fight against the " passive " behaviors in front of pollution and to let it make on the littoral, by implying the whole of the fascinating parts in the battle for the safeguard of our Mediterranean. The GEXS proposes to structure its program on the basis of a partnership active and engaged with several associations and institutions in order to combine the efforts and especially to ensure the continuity and the perenniality of the program.
Within this framework, the implication of the institutional fascinating parts will be essential to make it possible to build the bases of durability, by the institutional support necessary. At the end of the program, the citizens will be able to act as citizen protective of their space and jealous of the richnesses of their marine inheritance.
 

Project Snapshot

Grantee:
Groupe d'Expoitation Subaquatique
Country:
Tunisia
Area Of Work:
Multifocal Area
International Waters
Grant Amount:
US$ 50,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
US$ 23,000.00
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 24,000.00
Project Number:
TUN/01/04
Status:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Capacity - Building Component
A group of young people is trained as eco-guards
Notable Community Participation
Groups of scholars, young people and fishermen are involved directly in activities related to marine and coastal areas protection.
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Ezzeddine Ferchichi

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