Electronic Observer Program for High Seas Fisheries
Belize High Seas Fisheries Unit
Establish the enabling environment for the development of a Marine Spatial Plan through strengthened governance, improved management and enhanced monitoring of Belize’s coastal and marine resources
Belize Barrier Reef System
BFSF Funds ($BZD):
April 2023 – November 2025
To ensure the successful and timely delivery of the timebound Milestones and conservation commitment for the Government of Belize with a focus on establishing the enabling environment for the development of a Marine Spatial Plan through strengthened governance, improved management, and enhanced enforcement of Belize’s coastal and marine resources.
To utilize an electronic monitoring system (EMS) to improve the collection of electronic observer data to meet the reporting requirement of Regional Fisheries Management Organizations and enhanced monitoring, control and surveillance of Belize’s distant water fishing vessels.
Electronic Monitoring System for High Seas Fisheries