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WYTEC Blue - Women & Youth Technical Capacity for the Blue Economy:Growing Technical Capacity amongst Women and Youth in Canada & West Africa for a Safe, Secure and Sustainable Blue Economy

DOTCAN Institute - Canada


The project aims to strengthen and connect emerging capacity of a small-island developing state and partner institutions in western Africa with Canadian multi-sectoral expertise.

This endorsed project is focused on a primarily virtual training program with objectives related to advancing a sustainable blue economy through ocean technology, maritime security, and business development. Pilot cohort will focus on women and youth participants.

Lead Contact: Debany Fonseca P. Batista (