Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationsfor a world without hunger

Near East and North Africa Regional Consultation Workshop on the development of Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF)

Oman, Muscat, 26 March 2012 - 28 March 2012
Further information: Mr Willmann, Rolf (
FIPI, FAO HQ, Rome, Italy

The objectives of the workshop are: to support the Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF) development process by providing inputs and advice, both with regard to good policies and practices in the North Africa and Middle East region and in respect to overall principles and contents; to start addressing implementation issues. The development of the Guidelines should become an integral part of ongoing governance and development processes in support of small-scale fisheries. The workshop aims to promote this integration and cross-linkages between the Guidelines and regional policy and action.


Continental coverage: Africa, Asia