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MARIAS Project

“The Project “Addressing Invasive Alien Species Threats at Key Marine Biodiversity Areas” or shortly “Marine Invasive Alien Species Project” is implemented by the General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to “enhance the resilience of marine and coastal ecosystems through strengthened capacities and investment in prevention, detection, control and management of invasive alien species.”.

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WHAT ARE THE THREATS IN SEAS?

MARINE INVASIVE ALIEN SPECIES

PROJECT NEWS

Marine Invasive Alien Species Project Ballast Water Convention Practices and e-DNA Metabarcoding Training was held in Antalya on 27-28 September 2021

The Workshop was realized between 26-28 September 2021 in Antalya with participation of UNDP, General Directorate for Nature Conservation and National Parks (GDNCP) General Directorate of Maritimes, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure (MoTI) and Port State Controllers (PSC) from all over Turkey.

Marine Invasive Alien Species Project Ballast Water Convention Practices and e-DNA Metabarcoding Training was held in Antalya on 27-28 September 2021

Marine Invasive Species Legislation Meeting was held in Ankara on 26-27 August 2021

The meeting on the draft “Regulation on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of Invasive Alien Species”, was held between 26-27 August 2021 in Ankara.

Marine Invasive Species Legislation Meeting was held in Ankara on 26-27 August 2021

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T.R. MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY

T.R. MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY
DKMP

GEF

GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FACILITY

UNDP Türkiye

UNDP TURKEY

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