Ghana - The West Africa Regional Fisheries Program

July 14, 2011

IDA Credit: US$50.3 Million Equivalent
Terms: Maturity = 30 years; Grace = 10 years
GEF Trust Fund Grant: US$3.5 Million
Project ID: P124812

Project Description: The project objective is to support the sustainable management of Ghana’s fish and aquatic resources by: (i) strengthening the country’s capacity to sustainably govern and manage the fisheries; (ii) reducing illegal fishing; (iii) increasing the value and profitability generated by the fish resources and the proportion of that value captured by the country; and (iv) developing aquaculture.

Media Contacts
Francois Gouahinga
Tel : (202) 473-0696