Ocean Action Hub

30 Jan 2019 - Efforts to support Timorese women fishers to participate in decisions about small-scale fisheries, including through the landmark Women Fishers’ Forum, are showing promise.

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6 Nov 2018 - Foreign trawlers and an expanding fishmeal industry are threatening the livelihood of Senegalese fishermen, forcing many to migrate to Europe.

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18 Sept 2018 - In the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, fishing communities using cheap technology have taken matters into their own hands.
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9 Jul 2018 - How young scuba divers in coastal Maharashtra, India, are bridging the divide between conservation and livelihoods.
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Piura, 11 de mayo. Más de la mitad de la población mundial vive cerca del mar, siendo más de 200 millones de personas las que dependen de la pesca como medio de vida, especialmente

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La Iniciativa de Pesquerías Costeras — América Latina es un esfuerzo conjunto de las autoridades ambientales y pesqueras de Ecuador y Perú, países del Pacífico Sudeste que comparten una rica b

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10/05/2018 - 09:00 to 11/05/2018 - 17:45
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This article analyses the interplay between inter-State obligations to increase...
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Belize

16 May 2017 - Belize’s commercial and subsistence fisheries are important to the livelihoods of approximately 2,800 fishermen, their families and coastal fishing communities.

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UN Headquarters, Conference Room B

Side Event hosted by the FAO

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15/02/2017 - 13:15 to 14:30
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Cuba

Playa Florida is a coastal village in the south of Cuba adjacent to one of the most delicate and rich marine eco-systems in the Caribbean.

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Belitung is a small archipelago situated on the east coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. It comprises one main island and several small islands, and is part of Bangka Belitung Islands Province.

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Turkey

Gökova Bay is one of the most remarkable marine and coastal areas in the Aegean Sea which was designated in 1988 as one of 15 Special Environmental Protected Areas (SEPA) in Turkey, according it cr

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Capture fisheries support the livelihoods of over 120 million people.

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Belize

GEF/SGP Case Study: Belize’s biodiversity is exposed to various direct anthropogenic and natural threats system.

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23 Dec 2015 - This blog post begins considers the rationale and the process that led to the publication of the WOA and discusses its findings related to inter-State and intra-State benefit-sharing.

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19 Oct 2015 - Blog post aiming to initiate a discussion by reviewing the 2014 FAO Small-Scale Fisheries Guidelines (SSF Guidelines).

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This report is the culmination of a cross-African countries analytical and...
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