Supporting new and existing marine and coastal protected areas and sustainable use zones.

In 2015, Seychelles had less than 1%  of its EEZ designated as marine protected areas. In March 2020, the Government of Seychelles designated 30% of its EEZ as marine protected areas. 50% of the areas are designated as no-take zones in high biodiversity areas and 50% of the areas are designated as sustainable use zones in medium biodiversity areas.

SeyCCAT has, in total, provided over SCR 6 million as grants to protected areas: Aldabra, Curieuse, Alphonse, Farquhar and Bird Island.