Second Global Conference on Large Marine Ecosystems hails progress towards transboundary fisheries management in Africa

Two African Large Marine Ecosystem (LME) projects, part of the global LME movement supported by the Global Environment Facility and a host of international organisations, including IUCN, are the first to have successfully established innovative, ministerial level, ecosystem-based Commissions to oversee the recovery, development and sustainability of their goods and services.

Fish Harvest Photo: Carl Gustaf Lundin,IUCN


Work area: 
Fisheries & Aquaculture
Ocean Governance
Environmental Governance
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