Projects

Title Region Start Date
Consultancy Services for Preparation Of Three Management Plans For Reef, Octopus And Small Pelagic Fisheries in Zanzibar

This 9-month project developed three fisheries management plans (FMP) for (i) octopus…

Africa
Development of a fishing fleet management and licensing system

Seychelles, under the Third South West Indian Ocean Fisheries Governance and Shared…

Indian Ocean
The social and economic implications to UK fishing communities of implementing zonal attachment as the basis for quota allocation

This study explores what the future of UK fisheries might look like if the basis for…

Europe
Climate Resilience, Livelihoods and sustainable Natural Resources Management in the Elephant Marshes

This project was conducted under the umbrella of the World Bank/Global Environment…

Africa
Developing and facilitating a range of possible future FIS projects in innovation in selectivity through on-net or alternative technologies

The issue of discards continues to be a hot topic in the fishing industry. The…

Europe
Second Review of the ICCAT Atlantic-Wide Research Programme on bluefin tuna (ICCAT GBYP PHASE 6-2016)

The Atlantic-wide research programme for bluefin tuna was officially adopted by the…

Atlantic Ocean
Feasibility study on applying a spatial footprint approach to quantifying fishing pressure.

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) revised policy…

Europe
Developing an exploratory fishing plan for St Helena

St Helena Government was keen to develop a better understanding of its marine…

Atlantic Ocean
MRAG Project An Overview Of Pelagic Fisheries For Shared Highly Migratory Species In The Waters Of Ascension, St Helena And Tristan Da Cunha And Opportunities For The Development Of Harmonised Fisheries Management Activities. Proposal To Provide Advice On Options

The purpose of this study was to provide information and advice to support decision-…

Atlantic Ocean
Fisheries management advice to Tristan da Cunha

Review of current fisheries management at Tristan da Cunha and the surrounding islands…

Atlantic Ocean
Towards a sustainable tuna fishery in the coastal states of the West Africa sub region

MRAG provided a Senior Tuna Management Specialist Adviser to BNF Liberia and MFMR…

Africa
Strengthening management of the British Indian Ocean Territory MPA

This project developed a strategic research programme to deliver answers to key…

Indian Ocean
MRAG Project Taking RNRRS Research into Use 1: Improving floodplain management through adaptive learning networks in Bangladesh

The RiU programme aims to maximise the poverty-reducing impact of the previous DFID…

Asia
GEF Pollution control and other measures to protect biodiversity in Lake Tanganyika.

Lake Tanganyika is an international water body that is an important resource for the…

Africa
MRAG Project Support to the Bureau of National Fisheries to develop provisional TAC limits for new Fisheries Regulations

The objective of the assignment was to support the Bureau of National Fisheries (BNF)…

Africa
MRAG Project BIOT Inshore fisheries

The inshore fishery in the British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT, Chagos Archipelago)…

Indian Ocean
MRAG Project Provision of Scientific Advice to Government of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

Advice was provided to the FCO and GSGSSI on scientific and fisheries issues related…

Atlantic Ocean
South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands Fisheries Management.

The work undertaken by MRAG for GSGSSI comprises general and specific advice on the…

Atlantic Ocean
MRAG Project Sustainability of trawling on soft bottom habitats

This study aims to determine whether trawl fisheries on soft bottoms have the…

Global
Workshop on UK Overseas Territories activities associated with UK obligations under ICCAT

The UK is a member of the International Convention on the Conservation of Atlantic…

Atlantic Ocean
Assistance to DEFRA and DfID with planning future work and implementation of the recommendations of the High Seas Task Force on IUU fishing.

The OECD-based secretariat ceased to exist from 31 March 2006. To ensure that there…

Europe
MRAG Project Support to UK Department for International Development (DFID) Fisheries Policy Programme – Policy Briefs on Fisheries

As part of the dissemination of findings from the DFID-funded Fisheries Management…

Global
MRAG Project Synthesis of FMSP experience and lessons learned for fisheries co-management

This project collated lessons learned and experiences on co-management from a number…

Global
MRAG Project Assessing the impact of Fisheries Management Science Programme (FMSP) research

As the Department for International Development (DFID) bilateral research programmes…

Global
MRAG Project Fisheries Management Assistance - MMR Eritrea

MRAG was employed through the Department for International Development (DFID) to…

Africa