Here we feature examples of activities, on the ground, or at a policy or financing level, which support :
The examples chosen are in the ORs and OCTs, in the region they are in or feature practices elsewhere that could be of use in European Overseas entities.
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The strategy creates an action plan to improve the protection of Mayotte’s ecologically important ecosystems. It involved a mapping assessment of the island’s biodiversity and workshops bringing together numerous stakeholders to define how sensitive species and sites can be better protected.
Like many small island states, Mayotte’s terrestrial and marine environment are vulnerable to numerous pressures from pollution, habitat destruction,... Read more
The creation of this park, now amongst the largest Marine Protected Area (MPA) in the world, increases significantly the surface of French MPAs : 16 % of waters under French jurisdiction are now under an MPAs status (4% before). Read more...