Blue Planet Fund

A review examining the £500 million Blue Planet Fund, designed to help developing nations to protect the marine environment and reduce poverty.

  1. Status: Completed
  2. Published: 30 November 2023
  3. Type: Rapid review
  4. Subject: Climate change and biodiversity
  5. Assessment: Unrated
  6. Case study: Fiji, Mozambique
  7. Lead commissioner: Tarek Rouchdy
  8. SDGs covered:Climate action, Life below water, Life on land

Government response

The government publishes a response to all ICAI reviews, indicating whether they ‘accept’, ‘partially accept’ or ‘reject’ each of ICAI’s recommendations and setting out the management actions that they propose to take in response.

The government’s response was published in January 2024.


Approach publication

25 September 2023

Evidence gathering


Review publication

Published November 2023

Government response

Published January 2024

Further scrutiny

To be confirmed