FAO Fisheries Department

Developing fish landing centres: experiences and lessons from Sri Lanka

 

9-5-2013 

Sri Lanka

After the December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, FAO helped with the preparation of a post-tsunami master plan for fisheries

infrastructure rehabilitation, contributing to reconstructing and developing the inshore marine fisheries sector. A new FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Report, Developing fish landing centres: experiences and lessons from Sri Lanka, describes this work who goal was to improve the livelihoods of fishers and fishing communities in those tsunami-affected areas in Sri Lanka.

http://www.fao.org/docrep/017/i3083e/i3083e.pdf