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Profile of registrant

PROJECT AWARE FOUNDATION

Identification number in the register: 90649564350-78
Registration date: 15/10/10 14:39:05

The information on this organisation was last modified on 23/09/13 19:00:28
The date of the last annual update was 18/09/13 11:21:23


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: PROJECT AWARE FOUNDATION
Acronym: PROJECT AWARE
Legal status: CHARITY
Website address: https://www.projectaware.org

Sections

Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  SUZANNE PLEYDELL
Position: DIRECTOR

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Suzanne Pleydell
Position: Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: Pavilion 1 The Pavilions, Bridgwater Road 
BRISTOL BS13 8AE
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone number: (+44) 1173007313
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Project AWARE is a global movement of scuba divers protecting our ocean planet - one dive at a time. Focused on the critical issues of Sharks in Peril and Marine Debris, Project AWARE empowers thousands of divers in more than 180 countries to work together for a clean, healthy and abundant ocean planet. Project AWARE Foundation is a registered non-profit organization with offices in the Australia, United Kingdom and United States.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 5
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Sustainable Shark Fisheries - a precautionary, science based approach to managing shark populations including setting shark fishing limits, heeding scientific advise; protecting the most vulnerable shark species (those threatened with extinction), and implementation and enforcement of management and recovery plans for shark and ray species. Support for a sound and robust implementation of the Community Plan of action for sharks,a strengthened finning ban that supports "fins naturally attached", improved trade data and species data collection mechanisms.

Marine Protected Areas - connected networks developed based on sound science.

Marine Debris - underwater data collection using citizen science to reduce the impacts of litter on marine life and improve waste management practices.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Environment
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture

Structure

Total number of members that are natural persons: 14
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):
  • AUSTRIA
  • BELGIUM
  • BULGARIA
  • CYPRUS
  • CZECH REPUBLIC
  • DENMARK
  • ESTONIA
  • FINLAND
  • FRANCE
  • GERMANY
  • GREECE
  • HUNGARY
  • IRELAND
  • ITALY
  • LATVIA
  • LITUANIA
  • LUXEMBOURG
  • MALTA
  • NETHERLANDS
  • POLAND
  • PORTUGAL
  • ROMANIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SLOVENIA
  • SPAIN
  • SWEDEN
  • UNITED KINGDOM

Complementary information:

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




Project AWARE is a steering group member of Shark Alliance and a member of the IUCN.

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 10/2012
Total budget: 220,000
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 220,000
- donations: 220,000
- contributions from members:
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.

The organisation has also declared to be bound to the following other Code:
info@projectaware.org.uk