Over 90 participants comprising of 4 atolls from 45 islands of North Region (Noonu,Raa,Baa and Lhaviyani Atolls) have gathered at the capital of Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Eydhafushi to discuss issues relating to waste management of the region.
Representatives from Environmental Protection Agency, Baa Atoll Biosphere Rese...
A team comprising of representatives from Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office, Environmental Protection Agency and the Environment Depart of the Ministry of Environment has visited Baa Atoll to undertake the required consultations in finalizing the management plan for the protected area of Olhugiri.
During the 5 day trip to the a...
After several years of research conducted in the Maldives, the Manta Trust Team have developed a Best Practice Code of Conduct for Manta Ray Tourism. These guidelines outline how divers and snorkelers should behave in-water, to both enhance their experience and to ensure their presence does not disturb the mantas they encounter. In addition,...
A meeting was held today between Ministry of Environment and Energy (MEE), Environment Protection Agency (EPA), Baa Atoll Conservation Fund (BACF) and Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Office (BR OFFICE).
Director General of EPA, Mr. Ibrahim Naeem, Director General of MEE, Mr. Mohamed Zahir, Permanent Secretary of MEE, Mr. Ajwad Mus...
Young people are the future of Biosphere reserves, and they should be given a voice in shaping their territory and defining their engagement in the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme of UNESCO.
The MAB Secretariat felt, therefore, the need to offer, together with the Regional Bureau in Venice, an opportunity fo...
The 7th Meeting of the World Network of Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserves and the 5th Training Course for Island and Coastal Biosphere Reserve Managers was held from 12 to 16 September 2017 at the Jeju World Natural Heritage Centre, Jeju Island, Republic of Korea.
The purpose of the training course is to provide biosphere reserve man...
The Ministry of Environment and Energy,MEE together with IUCNMaldives will be holding a Ranger Training Workshop for the protected area teams of Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve, Fuvahmulah and Addu Cities.
Four participants from Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve Team , 6 participants from Fuvahmulah and Addu City PA Teams from the CCAP ...
The Ministry of Environment has met representatives of Liveaboard Association of Maldives today at the Ministry of Environment and Energy. 6 representatives from #LAM including the President and Secretary General represented LAM while Senior Policy Executive of Environment Ministry and MD of Baa Atoll Conservation Fund #MEE w...
The Financial Consultant,who has been contracted by #IUCN Maldives under the #REGENERATE Project implemented by Ministry of Environment and Energy #MEE has met with Baa Atoll Conservation Fund #BACF today. During the meeting Dr.Francis Vorhies was briefed on how the Fund works, achievements of the Fund, and the challenges faced as well.
Hanifaru was declared protected on 5 June 2009 and the protected area of coverage includes the uninhabited island of Hanifaru...
Mendhoo Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes the island of Nibiligaa...
Maahuruvalhi Reef Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Maahuruvalhi Reef including...
Angafaru was declared protected on 6th of June 2009. The protected area includes Dhonfanuthila, Dhiguthila and Mahaanagaa.
Bathala Region was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Bathalaahuraa reef and the...
Dhigali Haa was decalred protected in October 1999 and on 5 June 2011 the boundary area of Dhigali Haa was...
Olhugiri Island and its house reef was declared protected on 4th June 2006.
Mathifaru Hura Region was declared as protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes Mathifaruhurra island...
Goidhoo Koaru Area is located on the nothern side on the inhabited island of Goidhoo. The area was declared protected...
The wreck of "Corbin" was declared protected on 5 June 2011 and the protected area of coverage includes area one...
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