To improve fishery management plans (Planes de Manejos, or PdMs) for four benthic fisheries as tools for change toward sustainable fisheries; to reduce the risk of failed implementation by enhancing the scientific knowledge used in management of each fishery, building capacity among stakeholders, and incorporating the ecosystem-based approach.
To support grantee's expenses of establishing itself in Mexico, including opening an office, hiring an executive director and, working closely with the foundation and partners, building a work plan for the organization that aligns with the foundation's strategy to improve fisheries management in Mexico.
To support grantee's initiative to launch fishery improvement projects (FIPs) in at least four previously assessed coastal small-scale fisheries and conduct assessments for a minimum of five additional fisheries in Mexico.
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
Support for grantee to develop a technical review and recommendations for the fisheries monitoring and science advisory arrangements need to successfully implement harvest strategies for tropical tuna fisheries in Indonesia