Utwe Biosphere Reserve, Kosrae - Sustainable Fisheries

Sustainable Fisheries

Utwe Biosphere Reserve, Kosrae

start date: 2012
To restore and maintain healthy ecosystems from ridge to reef throughout islands in the Pacific, Rare has partnered with local organizations to inspire change. The program pioneers concepts in social resiliency by helping communities figure out how to best adapt to climate change and preserve traditions that help people and nature thrive.

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Osamu Nedlic
I am changing the way people fish in Utwe Biosphere Reserve."
Osamu Nedlic, Rare Fellow
Kosrae Conservation and Safety Organization
I am mentoring Osamu Nedlic to run a Pride campaign, Rare's signature program that inspires change so people and nature thrive."
Isao Frank, program manager
Isao Frank

campaign activity

Rare trains Fellows to inspire communities to adopt change through a Pride campaign. Fellows canvas their communities to determine what barriers to sustainable behaviors exist and create pathways to change. Fellows collect information throughout their campaign and adapt their plans based on constant data analysis. Learn more about Pride campaigns

site description

An overview of the campaign location, the community it intends to influence, the species and habitat it aims to protect.

survey plan

To better understand audiences, Rare Fellows develop a series of targeted survey questions.

campaign goals

Rare Fellows set realistic objectives and a clear path to remove barriers and inspire change so people and nature will thrive.

marketing plan

A highly targeted mix of messages, materials and events build community support and inspire change.
Hover to learn more about campaign phases and deliverables. Click to see campaign activities directly from the Rare Fellows.
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