Background Papers

Summary of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in the context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication

English

Bengali

Tamil

Telugu

Odiya

Hindi

Malayalam

 

Background paper (East Coast)

Paper: Perspectives of the fishers and fishworkers on the east coast of India. Background paper prepared based on six state-level consultations organized on east coast of India between January-February 2015

Tamil Nadu: Ten Years after the Tsunami - Learning from intervention in shelter and fisheries livelihoods

 

Report (East Coast)

Report of the ICSF-BOBLME India (East Coast) Workshop: Implementing the FAO Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (SSF Guidelines)

 

 

Background paper (West Coast)

KERALA

Changes in the labour roles of women in the small-scale fishery in Kerala by Nalini Nayak

Seawalls, Groynes and Breakwaters: Their impacts onthe Kerala’s beaches and small-scale fisheries by D. Nandakumar and A.J.Vijayan

 Pros and Cons of High Catch Fishing in Traditional Fisheries since 90’s in Kerala by Protsahan

Organizational Arrangements in the Fisheries of Kerala: A Case study of Kerala State Cooperative Federation for Fisheries Development Ltd (Matsyafed) since 90’s in Kerala

 MAHARASHTRA

Peke, Shuddhawati. 2016. Tenure rights and fishing communities in Maharashtra. Preparatory study for the workshop to discuss the implementation of the SSF Guidelines in Maharashra. ICSF

Report (West Coast)

Re-configuring the small-scale fishery of Kerala State: An initiative to revive the discussions on the relevance of the small-scale fishery and the challenges it currently faces in Kerala State

Capacity building workshop on Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication for Mumbai and Raigad districts. 20th February2016, 10 am – 5.00 pm- workshop Report  (Unedited)