Brazil

Outcome: Indigenous Peoples in Amazonas State, Brazil, are aware of the SSF Guidelines, understand the principles and recommendations of the SSF Guidelines, and become active participants in a national platform of small-scale fisheries.

Activities:

· Preparatory meeting in Manaus (Amazonas State) with Brazilian organizations with a track-record of working with indigenous groups

· Preparation of a synthesis document to be discussed during the Workshop on main issues of concern and policy measures of interest to indigenous groups in relation to their fisheries interests and development of methodology of the workshop

· Organization of the Workshop

· Production of audio/visual material covering the workshop proceedings

· Final report of proceedings and a synthesis document to update the Vital Fisheries strategy