|Name of Applicant :||Ghana Inshore Fisheries Association - Sekondi Branch|
|Title of Action :||Advocacy for the establishment of Fisheries Commission|
|Geographical Area :||Western|
|Action ID :||# 4-063 GIFA|
|Action Score :||70.5%|
|Total cost of Action :||¢252,905,125|
|BUSAC's % of Total cost :||90%|
|Self Financed :||10%|
|Action Duration :||10 months|
|Support from Outreach Facility :||¢0|
|Summary of the proposed Action :||Need for Action
None establishment of fishery commission by the Government of Ghana resulting in alot of conflict in the exploitation of the fishery resource of the country leading to over-exploitation of the resource and subsequently, gradual collapse of the artisanal fishery.
Establish a well resourced Fisheries Commission to effectively monitor and address conflicts associated with fisheries exploitation in Ghana.
To establish effective communication channels and coordinating systems among fisheries stakeholders.
Implementation Plan Underatake research into the current state of fishery resource of Ghana.
Mobilization and strengthening of Fisheries Associations
Dialogue with the Ministry for Fisheries, Parliamentary select committee responsible for fisheries, members of council of state, etc.