This document contains the papers submitted by the FAO Secretariat and delegates to the second session of the Working Party on Small-scale Fisheries of the Advisory Committee on Fisheries Research (ACFR), held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 18 to 21 November 2003. The meeting was jointly organized by the International Institutions and Liaison Service (FIPL) of the Fisheries Department in FAO headquarters and by the Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (RAP) in Bangkok. The views expressed in these papers are those of the author(s) and should not be attributed to their organizations.
The Report of the Working Party on Small-scale Fisheries of the Advisory Committee on Fisheries Research (ACFR) has been published as FAO Fisheries Report No. 735. The report is also available on the FAO Website.