This is an archived website as the project has now ended.

The management structure consists of the following management and advisory bodies:

  1. Project Coordinator (PC)
  2. Project Coordination and Support Office (PCSO)
  3. Project Management Committee (PMC)
  4. Work Package Leaders (WPL)
  5. Country Managers (CM)
  6. Advisory Committee


The Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, UK will be responsible for overall management of the project and Dr Keith Tomlins is the Project Coordinator. Keith Tomlins is an experienced project manager having led multi-organisational projects for DFID UK and other agencies. NRI is registered to ISO 9001 by the British Standards Institute (BSI) for research and project management.

The Project Coordination and Support Office will take responsibility for the effective day to day operation of the project liaising with collaborating organisations and work package leaders through the Project Coordinator including monitoring and reporting of the project progress, execution of financial monitoring of the consortium partners, communication with stakeholders, legal, financial and secretary matters.