The Yeosu Project – Progress

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  • To ensure smooth implementation of the Yeosu Project, the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) was commissioned as the project operator.
  • As part of the first-year project, 12 programs (7 R&D programs; 5 education and training programs) were launched in October 2010.
  • Pilot projects for the second and third years (2 billion won each) will be launched in collaboration with international organizations.

First-year Projects

 Research & Development Projects

Education and Training Program

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  • Preliminary preparations such as demand surveys on the selected support nations by international bodies are currently in progress with full-scale launch of projects slated for the second half of 2011.

CountriesInstitutionsPeriodSouth Pacific Marine Ranching ProjectFiji, Tuvalu, Nauru, KiribatiKorea Ocean Research and Development Institute‘10.11.29 – ‘11.9.30South Pacific Marine Waste TreatmentFiji, Tuvalu, Nauru, KiribatiKorea Marine Environment Management Corporation‘10.11.29 – ‘11.9.30Marine Environment Conservation and Restoration in VietnamVietnamHyundai Information Technology
Korea Professional Aquaculture Engineering Association‘10.12.14 – ‘11.12.13Ocean Circulation and Climate Change in VietnamVietnamDongguk University‘10.12.14 – ‘11.12.13Disaster Prevention and Risk Management in the Coastal Area of the PhilippinesThe PhilippinesKorea Maritime Institute‘10.11.10 – ‘11.11.9Environmental Vulnerability Mapping of the Indonesian Coast and IsletsIndonesiaKorea Marine Environment Management Corporation‘11.6.15 – ‘11.12.15Integrated Coast Management System in Jakarta BayIndonesiaKorea Ocean Research and Development Institute‘11.6.15 – ‘11.12.15

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