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New fisheries publications released by ICSF November 28, 2014   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : ICSF 2014

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The International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF) has released three publications on fisheries that deal with (a) marine protected areas (MPAs), (b) traditional knowledge of fishing communities, and (c) the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Su...

ICSF's Pondy Workshop sets sights on implementing FAO SSF Guidelines July 24, 2014   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : ICSF 2014

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At the end of a 4-day workshop organized by the International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF), titled “Towards Socially Just and Sustainable Fisheries: On Implementing the FAO Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheri...

FAO publishes SSF Guidelines in five languages April 16, 2014   |  Source : FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Natiuons (FAO) has published the English, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian versions (a French one will follow shortly) of the Chairperson’s text of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainabl...

In FAO, Argentina defended the protection of artisanal fisheries February 27, 2014   |  Source : http://www.minagri.gob.ar/site/pesca/index.php?edit_accion=noticia&id_info=140225111034&PHPSESSID=55935b4515614d763716bc5ebcedd766

Argentina's Undersecretary of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Néstor Miguel Bustamante, led the country's delegation to the FAO Technical Consultation on International Guidelines for securing sustainable small-scale fisheries. The meeting allowed Argentina...

New publications from ICSF on small-scale fisheries November 01, 2013   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : 2013 ICSF

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The International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF) has released two publications on small-scale fisheries and their contribution to food security, poverty alleviation and sustainability. One is a brochure that addresses the importance of sm...

Civil society groups welcome International Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries May 20, 2013   |  Source : ICSF  | Copyright : 2013 ICSF

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Civil society groups representing small-scale food producers, including fishworkers and indigenous people from over 50 countries in both the North and the South, have welcomed the process initiated by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na...

Small-scale fisheries placed high on agenda with European Commissioner by Miriam Dalli May 20, 2013   |  Source : Malta Today  | Copyright : MediaToday Co. Ltd

As European Maritime Day 2013 is being celebrated in Malta, European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Maria Damanki this evening held bilateral meetings with junior minister Roderick Galdes. Small-scale fishing was placed high on the age...

Technical Consultations held on International Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries by Brian O'Riordan May 20, 2013   |  Source : ICSF

35 civil society delegates representing small-scale fisheries from 19 countries across South and North America, Africa, Asia and Europe met in Rome over Saturday and Sunday 18 and 19th May to prepare for Technical Consultations on a new international inst...

Mozambique: Support for small-scale fishing May 06, 2013   |  Source : AllAfrica  | Copyright : 2013 Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique

Mozambique is committed to the development of small scale fishing and aquaculture because it considers this to be a strategic vector for developing food security and contributing to improving the balance of payments. According to the Minister of Fisher...

Tanzania: Plea for artisanal fishermen to get better fishing gear by Hilda Mhagama May 03, 2013   |  Source : Tanzania Daily News (Dar es Salaam)  | Copyright : 2013 Tanzania Daily News

The Magogoni Fish Market management in Dar es Salaam has urged the government to help small-scale fishermen get better fishing gear for increased production. Market Manager, Mr Charles Kapongo, said in Dar es Salaam that most fishermen do not have mode...

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