As an archipelagic nation, Indonesia’s plentiful marine ecosystems support the livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of people through fisheries and marine-based tourism. Learn how MPAs help ensure marine resources are long lasting and beneficial to local people.
“Pejuang Laut” or Champions of the Sea is USAID SEA Project’s program, led by the Coral Triangle Center (CTC) to create demand for marine resources protection and sustainable fisheries management. It was launched at the commemoration of World Fisheries Day on 21 November.
As part of the efforts to promote resilient livelihoods in coastal communities of North Maluku Province, the USAID Sustainable Ecosystems Advanced Project (USAID SEA) launched the Fair Trade (FT) and Fisheries program on 25 July 2017 in Ternate, North Maluku.