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Consultants in Sustainable Fisheries & Aquaculture

Kenya Vessel Management System (VMS)

Project Location: Kenya
Project Date: 2015
Project Funding: World Bank
Project Summary: Kenya Vessel Management System (VMS)


MacAlister Elliott & Partners Limited (MEP) were contracted to propose a new vessel monitoring system for Kenya.

Via consultation and interview of Kenya’s major fishery stakeholders (including the Ministry of Fisheries, the Maritime Authority, the Wildlife Service, the Navy and the Marine Police), current fisheries monitoring capacity was ascertained and a new Vessel monitoring system was proposed for future procurement by the Fisheries Department.