National Seabed Enhancement Programme

National Seabed Enhancement Programme

National Seabed Enhancement Programme 1280 848 Ocean Decade

Lead institution:

The Directorate of Management and of the Exploitation Seabed – Senegal

The National Programme for the Development of the Senegalese Seabed is committed to protecting and enhancing Senegal’s marine resources.

Using advanced mapping techniques, this project accurately maps the seabed to better understand the characteristics of marine environment and improve the management of resources. It also works on the creation of marine protected areas, sustainable fisheries and the installation of marine infrastructure to stimulate economic growth and improve the quality of life of coastal communities.

Join the project to support their mission to protect and enhance Senegal’s seabed for future generations!

This project is hosted by the Ocean Decade Programme The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project.

Start Date: 09/03/2023
End Date: 31/12/2030

Lead Contact: Gueye Massar Honore (

challenges: 1- Understand and beat marine pollution, 2- Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity, 9- Capacity Development
ocean_basins: North Atlantic Ocean
type_of_action: Project


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