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Management of Coastal Resources and Conservation of Marine Biodiversity

2014 CATS C2 (C UW Wiedemeyer) 036

CATS Programme Component 2 (CATS2) is built on three principal strategies:

  1. The provision of advisory technical assistance over the entire range of challenges associated with the sustainable management of Marine Managed Areas (MMA) as part of Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM);
  2. The provision of advisory technical assistance to MMAs towards their Sustainable Financial Management; and
  3. The provision of financial assistance to selected projects at MMA sites critical for the effective operationalising of their management activities on the ground/ water.

CATS2 also supports Development Partnerships with the Private Sector (DPP) as a vehicle for achieving sustainable MMA/MPA financial management and ICZM. All CATS2 assistance is gender-sensitive.

Marine Managed Areas (MMA) are coastal areas comprised of marine and terrestrial extend under a specific integrative and multi-stakeholder management regime. MMAs typically consist of multiple management zones, of which a Marine Protected Area (MPA) may be one zone type. Others zones may be recreational zones, urban zones, exclusive fishing zones, no-access zones, etc.

CATS2 Focus MMAs in the CARICOM Region are

22.06.2014 - CATS2 Video Documentary Introducing the Principles of Sustainable Financial Management of MMAs

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Useful Resources
FileDescriptionDate AddedFile Size
CATS C2 NLOF Combined Report incl. country reports - 20140515
Evaluation of National Legal and Organisational Frameworks for MPA Management and Recommendations for Project Support Options in five Caribbean Island Countries
GOPA International Short Term Expert, Mrs. Charline Gaudin
June 2, 2015 4:13 PM0 KB
CATS 1 Additional and Alternative Livelihood Options in MMAs in the Caribbean - 2014
Assessment of Additional and Alternative Livelihood Options in five Marine Protected Areas
Nathalie Maisonneuve/GOPA/2014
August 18, 2014 4:09 PM0 KB
CATS 2 Baseline Study - Coastal Resources Management and Marine Protected Areas in the Caribbean
Programme on Improving Management of Coastal Resources and the Conservation of Marine Biodiversity in Selected CARICOM Countries
CEHI/GIZ
August 18, 2014 4:17 PM0 KB
CATS 2 GIS Baseline Assessment - 2014
Baseline Assessment and Baseline
Mapping of Coastal and Marine
Resources in five Marine Protected
Areas
Nick Marchesi/GOPA/2014
August 18, 2014 4:01 PM0 KB
CATS 2 GIS Baseline Assessment - Annexes - 2014
Baseline Assessment and Baseline
Mapping of Coastal and Marine
Resources in five Marine Protected
Areas - Annex Maps
Nick Marchesi/GOPA/2014
August 18, 2014 4:04 PM0 KB
CATS 2 Status MPAs
Evaluation of the current status of Marine Protected
Areas Management and
Development of Recommendations for Project Support Options in five Caribbean Island Countries
Stacy-Ann Robinson/Gopa/2013
August 18, 2014 3:51 PM0 KB
CATS 2 Status MPAs / Annex
Evaluation of the current status of Marine Protected
Areas Management and
Development of Recommendations for Project Support Options in five Caribbean Island Countries - Annex
Stacy-Ann Robinson/GOPA/2013
August 18, 2014 3:52 PM0 KB
CATS 2- ReefCheck -Report - 20140702
Reef Check - Capacity Building in Underwater Environmental Monitoring in five 5 Marine Managed Areas in the Caribbean
GOPA International Short Term Expert Trainer / Dr. Moshira Hassan
June 2, 2015 4:19 PM0 KB
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