Biodiversity, Climate Change and Marine Protected Areas, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

Ashton Lagoon Restoration Project

Project Info Donors The KfW Development Bank through the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), The Philip Stephenson Foundation (PSF), Global Environment Facility – Small Grants Programme (GEF-SGP).  Location Union Island, St. Vincent and the Grenadines Duration 2 years (2016 to 2018) Background As a small island...

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Community Education & Outreach, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

Peer Mentoring for LEAP in the Grenadines

Project Info Project NamePeer mentoring for LEAP in the Grenadines (a subproject of MPA Connect’s ‘Capacity Building in Wider Caribbean Region with special follow-up in the Mesoamerican Reef Region and Networking with MPAs in the Eastern Caribbean’) DonorsCoral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP) of the U.S. National and Atmospheric...

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Civil Society Strengthening & Stewardship Building, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Lobster Pot Project

Project Info CMBP Lobster Pot – A pilot project to trial the use of lobster pots as a more sustainable alternative to highly destructive trammel nets was carried out with 25 fishers in Mayreau. The participating fishers received training in how to assemble the lobster pots from fishers in Bequia, another Grenadine Island. They also...

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Civil Society Strengthening & Stewardship Building, Past Initiative, Program Area, Projects

CMBP- Apiculture Initiative

Project Info The main objective of the apiculture project is conservation and sustainable use of fisheries resources by fishers in Union communities: i.e. Provide alternative / complementary livelihood opportunity for fishers and associated families, with the aim of reducing pressure on fisheries resources. As it relates to the theory of...

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