Seychelles Mariculture Master Plan
Advance Africa was appointed by the Seychelles Fishing Authority (SFA) as Strategy Specialist and Project Leader for the development of a Mariculture Master Plan (MMP) for Seychelles.
The MMP was developed as the foundation for the establishment of an aquaculture industry in Seychelles, and included:
- Assessments of the economic feasibility of aquaculture on the inner and outer islands
- Global market assessment for local species
- Comprehensive value chain assessments
- SWOT analyses
- Development of the Seychelles Aquaculture Policy and a comprehensive regulatory framework based on global best practice and which includes all associated regulatory documentation including aquaculture regulations, standards, application procedures, licensing framework and identification of Aquaculture Development Zones.
After a peer review by international experts, the MMP was completed and accepted by Cabinet in 2016.