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19 Dec 2019 - UNDP and partners launch regional coral restoration project in Mauritius and Seychelles, in partnership with the governments of Mauritius and Seychelles to restore coral reefs in both countries. The six-year “Restoring marine ecosystem services by restoring coral reefs to meet a changing climate future”, project is supported by the Adaptation Fund with the amount of $10,000,000 USD.

"Climate change in Mauritius and Seychelles has intensified coral bleaching events and mortality over recent decades. Climate change projections predict that global coral bleaching events will increase in frequency and intensity", says Ms Amanda Serumaga, the UNDP Resident Representative.

CONTINUE READING ONLINE HERE: https://www.mu.undp.org/content/mauritius_and_seychelles/en/home/news-centre/announcements/saving-coral-reefs-from-a-changing-climate-future.html

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Publication date: 
19/12/2019
Publication Organisation: 
UNDP
Thematic Area: 
Marine ecosystems
Country/ies: 
Mauritius, Seychelles
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