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  • Fishermen come in to land their catch- Lake Victoria
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Welcome to FLTF

The Fish Levy Trust Fund was established under section 28(1) of the Fisheries Management and Development Act 2016.Section28(3) provides that the object of the fund shall be to provide supplementary funding of activities geared towards management, development and capacity building, awards, and urgent mitigation to ensure the sustainability of the fisheries resource.

Fish Levy Trust Fund is currently in the operationalization stage.

Our Services

Supplementary funding

  • The Fund will provide supplementary funding for persons involved in activities geared towards the protection, management and conservation of endangered species, restoration of depleted ecosystems and species among others.

Consolidation of Levies

  • Consolidate fish levies from persons engaged in fishing or fishing-related activities in line with the Fish Levy Order.

Resource mobilization

  • The Fund will mobilize, manage, and avail funds for grants, fisheries awards, capacity building, and research and information dissemination
  • The fund will form collaborations and partnerships to raise funds to support programs and projects of the Fund.

Capacity building

  • The Fund will support capacity building initiatives

Award & Recognition

  • The Fund will give awards to persons involved in Best Management Practices and those in compliance with the guidelines among others.

Disaster mitigation

  • The fund shall provide supplementary funds for urgent mitigations against climate change, natural disasters such as flooding, sea level rise, and draught among others that affect the livelihoods of the fisher folk.

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