RAP PUBLICATION 2005/06
28 February - 1 March 2005
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For bibliographic purposes this document should be cited as follows:
FAO, 2005. Regional Workshop on Rehabilitation of Fisheries and Aquaculture in Coastal Communities of Tsunami Affected Countries in Asia, 28 February - 1 March 2005.
FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand. RAP publication 2005/06. 33 p.
This is the final report of the Regional Workshop on Rehabilitation of Fisheries and Aquaculture in Coastal Communities of Tsunami Affected Countries in Asia held in Bangkok, Thailand from 28 February to 1 March 2005. Major topics discussed were: introduction to workshop and regional strategic framework; country priorities for rehabilitation; the rehabilitation vision and guiding principles; rehabilitation strategies; aligning donors/agencies/ countries to strategies and the workshop recommendations.
© FAO 2005
Preparation of this report
1. Opening Session of the meeting
2. Election of Chairperson
3. Adoption of the Agenda
4. Introduction to workshop and regional strategic framework
5. Session I: Country priorities for rehabilitation
6. Session II: The Rehabilitation vision and guiding principles
7. Session III: Rehabilitation Strategies
8. Session IV: Aligning donors/agencies/countries to strategies
9. Wrap up and recommendations
Appendix A: Agenda and Timetable
Appendix B: List of Participants
Appendix C: List of Documents provided to participants
Appendix D: Opening Statement by the FAO ADG/RR
Appendix E: CONSRN Concept note
Appendix F: Summary of country presentations
Appendix G: Guiding principles for rehabilitation and development