Consolidation of sea turtle conservation in Guinea-Bissau

  • International Research Project
  • 2018 to 2020

This project supports the conservation of green turtle populations of global importance, breeding in the Bijagós – Guinea-Bissau. Most of the funds will support the effective management of two marine protected areas (MPA) key for this species, and coastal and marine biodiversity in general (surveillance, monitoring, capacity building, awareness, community engagement, mitigation of habitat disturbances).

Funding Institution:

MAVA – Fondation pour la Nature.


Partners: IBAP (Bissau), ISPA – Instituto Universitário; University of Exeter; FCUL