The objective of this guide is to improve the identification of sharks that are of actual or potential interest to fisheries in the region by facilitating species differentiation, providing a regional and coherent system of scientific and common nomenclature, and fostering better engagement and communication among stakeholders and building capacity.
|Implementing Agency||International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)|
|Collaborating agencies||Gulf Elasmo Project|
|Activity start date||December 2014|
|Activity end date||March 2015|
|CMS Appendix||Appendix I, Appendix II|
|Target country||Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, United Arab Emirates, Yemen|
|Final technical report||Yes|