Publications

Fishy business in the Western Indian Ocean

The first step towards the better management of small scale fisheries is a good understanding of them . This implies identifying the species and quantities being caught, the fishing equipment used, the people involved, and numerous other biological and socio-economic factors. With well over 100...
Author: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN)
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Enhancing environmental awareness through marine education

Throughout this colloquium reference has been made to a number of environmental problems, most of them due to human activities (e.g. clearing mangrove forests, dynamite fishing, sewage pollution, etc.). While attempts are being made to correct these problems through new legislation and educating...
Author: M.A.J. Collins, Department of Biology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John’s, Newfoundland, Canada A1 B3X5
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Case study report - Protection and Management of the Marine and Coastal Areas of Eastern Africa Project - EAF/5

The project "Protection and Management of the Marine and Coastal Areas in the Eastern African Region (EAF/5)", sponsored by the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA),and co-ordinated by the Food...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP); Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO)
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Assessment of the Implementation of the Eastern African Action Plan and the Effectiveness of its Legal Instruments. UNEP Regional Seas Studies and Reports No. 150

The Secretariat (UNEP) commissioned a consultant to write a report on the Assessment of the Implementation of the Action Plan for the Prnrection, Management and Development of lhe Marine and Coastal Environment of the Eastern African Region and the Effectiveness of its Legal Instruments. ...
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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Mangroves of East Africa

This publication provides a concise account of the available information and current issues facing mangroves in East African countries. It comprises a regional summary of the factors and activities that affect mangroves across East Africa
Author: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
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