ICZM Project Phase 2

Based on the success of the Phase-I of the ICZM project and an in –principle approval from DEA, Ministry of Finance; the project is being extended to all the 13 Coastal States/UTs (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Odisha, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Goa, Puducherry, Kerala, Karnataka, Daman and Diu, Andaman and Nicobar Island, Lakshadweep). Preparatory activities for the Phase-II is in progress.

The project activities in the identified coastal stretches of the respective States/UTs shall be grouped under the following broad themes: -

  1. Conservation of Coastal & Marine ecological resources.
  2. Coastal Pollution management and related infrastructure upgrade.
  3. Livelihood security and sustainable development of coastal communities.
  4. Capacity Building & implementation of ICZM Plans.

Project At a Glance

Project At a Glance
Start Date Cost End Date Funding Agency
Preliminary stage Rs. 4000 Cr approx NA MOEF&CC

Overall Responsibilities & Functions

Overall Responsibilities & Functions
Responsible Institution Main Function
MoEF&CC, GoI Providing National Policy and implementation framework, Approval of Annual Plans and Implementation oversight.
SICOM as NPMU under MoEF&CC, GoI Project Implementation leadership and accountability to achieving PDOs, Implementation of the National Component.
DoFE in each Coastal State/UTs Providing State Policy and implementation leadership framework, Approval of state level Annual Plans and budget, and Implementation oversight.
SPMUs under the respective DoFEs of each Coastal State/UTs State Level Project Implementation leadership and accountability to achieving PDOs, Implementation of the State level components.