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

17 September 2007 | News story

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.