Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries
in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication

Resources

2020
This document, Legislating for Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries – A guide and considerations for implementing aspects of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication in National Legislation, is a tool for [...]
2020
In March 2020, a regional inception workshop was held in Ghana a project of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad) entitled Enhancing the contribution of small-scale fisheries to [...]
2020
This document summarizes the online consultation How to monitor implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries? held on the FAO Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) from 17 February to 16 March 2020. The [...]
2020
This flyer provides an introduction to the Advisory Group, which is a part of the of the Global Strategic Framework in support of the implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the context of food security [...]
2020
Meeting notes from a multi-stakeholder meeting in Penang, hosted by WorldFish and attended by more than 40 representatives of, FAO, environmental NGOs (ENGOs), social justice NGOs, research organizations, intergovernmental organizations, fishers’ movements, fisher representative platforms and indigenous peoples. Read the report [...]
2020
FAO is supporting the Global Strategic Framework in support of the implementation of the SSF Guidelines (SSF-GSF). The SSF-GSF is a partnership mechanism giving small-scale fishery actors, government representatives and other stakeholders a space to collaborate at a global level. [...]
2020
This interactive online tool maps initiatives and projects addressing small-scale fisheries (SSF) in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea region. It seeks to Give visibility to past, ongoing and future projects addressing small-scale fisheries in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea [...]
2020
This document from the Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission (WECAFC) provides information on the intersessional activities of the Commission and FAO under Resolution WECAFC/15/2014/8 on activities related to the implementation of the SSF Guidelines and the International Year of Small-Scale [...]
2019
The workshop on “Exploring the human rights-based approach in the context of the implementation and monitoring of the SSF Guidelines” explored what the human rights-based approach (HRBA) means within the context of small-scale fisheries in general and the thematic areas [...]
2019
The FAO/CECAF Working Group for artisanal fisheries was created during the fifteenth session of the Fishery Committee for the Eastern Central Atlantic (CECAF) which was held in Abuja, Nigeria, from 1 to 3 November 2000. This document reports on the [...]
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