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: -
- Conservation of Coastal & Marine ecological resources.
- Coastal Pollution management and related infrastructure upgrade.
- Livelihood security and sustainable development of coastal communities.
- Capacity Building & implementation of ICZM Plans.
Project At a Glance
|Start Date||Cost||End Date||Funding Agency|
|Preliminary stage||Rs. 4000 Cr approx||NA||MOEF&CC|
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.|