United Republic of Tanzania

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Priority Actions

countries
1
actions
6
steps
15
timeframe
2012 - 2020
cost
$1,309,000

Reduction of resource use conflicts e.g. undertaking socioeconomic studies to establish route and cause of conflicts in MPAs
2012 - 2013 $260,000
2012 - 2020 $75,000 4.1) Engage experts to collect socio-economic information on resource use patterns in MPAs
2012 - 2020 $65,000 4.2) Assess roots and causes of conflicts in MPAs.
2012 - 2020 $120,000 4.3) Develop and implement sustainable mechanisms for resolving conflicts between MPAs Management and Stakeholders
Control of destructive resource uses by undertaking biophysical studies to increase the current area covered by MPAs i.e. from 6.5% (2011) to 10% by 2020.
2012 - 2013 $372,000
2012 - 2020 $87,000 2.1) Undertake biophysical studies to increase the current area covered by MPAs i.e. from 6.5% (2011) to 10% by 2020.
2012 - 2020 $65,000 2.2) On the basis of Biophysical data/information, gazette more reserves in both marine and fresh water body systems; and Develop GMP from each gazetted MPA by holding consultative meetings from village (community) to national levels (technical) as per
2012 - 2020 $220,000 2.3) Conduct baseline research and monitoring programs of biodiversity and other resources in current 3 Marine Parks and 15 marine reserves.
Control of Tourism development activities along the coastal areas of MPAs
2012 - 2013 $225,000
2013 $81,000 3.1) Assess tourism carrying capacity in all MPAs
2015 $67,000 3.2) Develop Tourism Products Marketing Strategy
2015 $45,000 3.3) Train MPRU staff in Tourism marketing
2019 $32,000 3.4) Assess MPRU revenue base and develop strategy for improvement
Control of Environmental degradation specifically the localized pollution in MPAs
2012 - 2018 $232,000
2018 $120,000 1.1) Engage relevant consultants to undertake pollution studies in and around MPAs and develop corresponding mitigation/ management plans
2014 $80,000 1.2) Develop Guidelines for effective control of pollution within and on the vicinity of MPAs
2018 $32,000 1.3) Implement Guidelines
Addressing emerging issues such as Climate Change and its implication on MPAs management
2013 - 2020 $220,000
2012 - 2020 $150,000 5.1) Assess the impact of Climatic Changes on ecosystem and environment in MPA
2012 - 2020 $70,000 5.2) Develop specific Management Plans for mitigating impacts of climatic changes in Tanzania MPAs
Monitoring and Evaluation
2013 - 2020

LifeWeb Projects

Name Submitted Status Funding Needed Funding Secured
Island Life - A National Protected Area Network for the Zanzibar Archipelago 08 10 2009 Not Funded $1,987,300 USD $0.00
Western Tanzania Livelihoods and Forest Conservation Project 03 09 2009 Fully Funded fully funded ($307,500 USD) $307,500.00
Enhancing management efficiency in order to increase carbon storage capacities in Tanzania's mountainous Eastern Arc protected area network 22 04 2008 Fully Funded fully funded ($2,670,588 USD) $2,670,588.30

  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme