RESILIENT MARINE ECOSYSTEMS

Mangrove Stabilization

 

Activities:

  • Establish protected areas where activities that may compromise the integrity of mangroves are prohibited.

  • Where necessary, engage in mangrove reforestation programs as an ecosystem-based adaptation (EBA) and risk reduction measure, as well as a climate change mitigation measure.

  • Educate communities on the importance of mangroves and engage them in co-management approaches for mangrove management.

  • Explore the possibility of obtaining carbon credits for mangrove reforestation under the REDD+ mechanism.

Strengthen Marine Managed Areas

 

Activities:

  • Strengthen the management of designated marine reserves.

  • Establish new MMAs where necessary.

  • Engage all relevant stakeholders in the formulation of the policies and the management of the Marine Reserves/MMAs.