An african hub for marine science and conservation in the western indian ocean
is integrating research, conservation action and policy for maximum impact
We are improving the health and resilience of marine ecosystems
Coastal Oceans Research and Development in the Indian Ocean (CORDIO) East Africa leading non-governmental research and conservation organization based in Mombasa, Kenya, dedicated to marine and coastal ecosystems in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO). We work to synergize marine scientific research with conservation policy and practice on a regional scale.
To improve the health and resilience of marine ecosystems and coastal peoples’ well-being in the Western Indian Ocean through research, conservation action and support to policy and governance
PROJECTS and activities
Our projects cut across multiple areas of marine conservation
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