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Marine conservation, protection, and sustainable use of marine biodiversity and marine management for monitoring, control and surveillance (MCS) included for combating IUU-fishing and its related fisheries crime activities with community resilience and ad
by Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries, and Ministry of Environment (Government)
The main objective is to scale up of our Marine Conservation and Biodiversity effort, help protect coastal communities from the impact of Climate Change, improve environmental waste management practices in coastal areas, and strengthen the monitoring, control and surveillance of the marine activities and combating and eliminating of the Illegal fishing, unregulated, and unreported and fisheries crime related activities in the EEZ and high sea in order to sustain of the Marine sustainable development.

Implementation methodologies:
- Up scale of Marine conservation and protection and biodiversityhange
- Enhancing Climate Change Adaption and mitigation
- Enhancing the mitigation of Marine waste and debris management
- Community resilience and

Follow up mechanism:
Monitoring and evaluation based on the (1) National Fisheries Strategic Plan and Action Plan for 2014-2024; (2) Fisheries Sector Strategic Action Plan for Climate Change Response 2014-2024; (3) NSDP 2014-2018.

Progress reports
By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Type of commitment
  • Fertilizer use efficiency
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Manure management
  • Nutrient sinks (e.g. constructed wetlands)
  • Coastal clean-ups
  • Plastics product bans or restrictions
  • Plastics recovery/recycling/reuse
  • Reduce invasive aquatic species introduction
  • Management of ship-based pollution and/or port waste management
OTHER POLLUTANTS (please specify)
  • Cleaner production
  • Industrial effluent pre-treatment
  • Integrated pest management
By 2020, sustainably manage and protect marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts, including by strengthening their resilience, and take action for their restoration in order to achieve healthy and productive oceans
Type of commitment
  • Community or Locally Managed Marine Areas
  • Integrated Coastal Management
  • Marine Spatial Planning
  • Large Marine Ecosystem approach
  • Ecosystem-based Adaptation
By 2020, effectively regulate harvesting and end overfishing, illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and destructive fishing practices and implement science-based management plans, in order to restore fish stocks in the shortest time feasible, at least to levels that can produce maximum sustainable yield as determined by their biological characteristics
Type of commitment
  • Compliance, monitoring and enforcement
  • Reduction and elimination fishing practices and gear that destroy/degrade marine habitat
  • Science-based fisheries management plans
  • Ecosystem approach to fisheries (EAF)
  • Reduction of fisheries by-catch and product waste/losses
  • Eco-labelling, traceability, certification programmes
  • Market-based instruments (Individually Traded Quotas, Vessel Day Schemes, etc.)
By 2020, conserve at least 10 per cent of coastal and marine areas, consistent with national and international law and based on the best available scientific information
Type of commitment
  • No take marine protected area
  • Marine protected area with partial protection
  • Multiple use marine protected area
  • Locally or community managed marine areas
  • MPA management and/or enforcement
By 2020, prohibit certain forms of fisheries subsidies which contribute to overcapacity and overfishing, eliminate subsidies that contribute to illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing and refrain from introducing new such subsidies, recognizing that appropriate and effective special and differential treatment for developing and least developed countries should be an integral part of the World Trade Organization fisheries subsidies negotiation
Type of commitment
  • Removal or reduction of harmful fisheries subsidies
  • information relating to harmful subsidies
By 2030, increase the economic benefits to Small Island developing States and least developed countries from the sustainable use of marine resources, including through sustainable management of fisheries, aquaculture and tourism
Type of commitment
  • Economic benefits from sustainable fisheries
  • Economic benefits from sustainable tourism
  • Economic benefits from sustainable aquaculture/mariculture
  • Economic benefits from marine renewable energy
  • Economic benefits from marine biotechnology
  • Economic benefits from sustainable transport
Provide access for small-scale artisanal fishers to marine resources and markets
Type of commitment
  • Legal/policy/institutional measures
  • Access to market-based instruments
  • Transfer of fishing technology
  • Access to coastal fishing grounds
  • Access and capacity building for eco-labelling and traceability systems
  • Community empowerment for fisheries management
Enhance the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources by implementing international law as reflected in UNCLOS, which provides the legal framework for the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources, as recalled in paragraph 158 of The Future We Want
Type of commitment
  • Activities to raise awareness of the comprehensive legal and policy framework for the sustainable development of oceans and seas, in particular UNCLOS, its Implementing Agreements and other relevant ocean-related instruments and promote their effective im
  • Ratification, accession and acceptance of UNCLOS, its Implementing Agreements and other relevant ocean-related instruments
  • Strengthening ocean governance, for example through the development of a national ocean policy or regional ocean policy
December 2030
Marine conservation areas 80% of the total conservation areas
December 2030
Sustainable management of the marine biodiversity (at least 80% of species Maintain and increase the production)
December 2030
Management of marine waste for 50% of the total areas can manage well
December 2030
Community Fisheries resilience and adopted with the climate change for 80% of the total community fisheries
Financing (in USD)
2,000,000,000 USD
In-kind contribution
Institutional and human resources contribution
Staff / Technical expertise
Need Technical expert to support in the implementation of the objectives above
Other, please specify
Need to involved the stakeholders from private, public, development partners, and members state partner in this voluntary commitment
Basic information
Time-frame: June 2017 - December 2030
Ministry of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries & Ministry of Environment, Ministry of Tourism, and other relevant ministries
Ocean Basins
  • Global
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Communities Fisheries and Fishermen, local authorities, public consumers, and other relevant beneficiaries
Contact information
Tuy Ry, Ambassador Extra ordinary and Plenipotentiary , tuy_ry@yahoo.com, +1212 336 0777
Royal Embassy of Cambodia to Canada, New York
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