USAID Oceans Announces Business Innovation Competition Calling for Technology Solutions to Save the Ocean and Promote Food Security

12 Feb, 2019 | Feature Article, Project Update

USAID Oceans recently announced the Southeast Asia Business Innovation Competition, to be held in Bangkok, Thailand in 2019. The Competition seeks to expand the region’s business ‘ecosystem’ of companies offering transformative products and services to address challenges faced in ocean conservation and seafood traceability.

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USAID Oceans Announces Selection of Newest Grantees to Leverage eCDT Data for Improved Fisheries Management

15 Jan, 2019 | Feature Article, Project Update

In December, USAID Oceans selected two grantees to support its work to leverage eCDT data to improve fisheries management. Two grantees were selected in the program’s Indonesia and the Philippines learning sites, Masyarakat dan Perikanan (MDPI) in Indonesia and Mindanao State University Naawan Foundation for Science and Technology Development, Inc. (MSUNFSTDI) in the Philippines, to undertake data analysis that can be shared with all ASEAN member countries to inform traceability initiatives across the region.

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Indonesia Partners Gather for Integrated Stakeholder Consultation Workshop

4 Jul, 2017 | Project Update

Following the completion of four in-depth research studies in USAID Oceans’ program learning site of Bitung, Indonesia, USAID Oceans convened an Integrated Stakeholder Consultation Workshop in Manado, Indonesia, July 19-21, 2017. At the event, USAID Oceans presented research results to participants and validated the studies’ findings and began the Sustainable Fisheries Management Plan (SFMP) development process…

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