Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries

in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication

Events

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2023

31/03/2023

  Towards a new era of support for small-scale fisheries and aquaculture   March 31, 2023, 12:30-14:00 CET Sheikh Zayed Centre, FAO, Rome | Hybrid The International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture (IYAFA) 2022 celebrate

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2023

23/03/2023

To register click here Background Forests and fisheries are inextricably linked by the flow of water across watersheds, requiring a cross-sectoral management approach. Forests, fish, and freshwater deliver services that influence...

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2023

16/03/2023

Global launch of the report  Date: 16 March 2023  Click here for the agenda The event is happening twice and will be in English with interpretation into French and Spanish. Register now 8:30-10:00 am...

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28/02/2023

  Date: 28 February 2023, Virtual (Zoom) & In-Person Time: 2:00-4:00pm (UTC+7), Department of Fisheries, Bangkok, Thailand Register hereIn-Person registration deadline 24 February 2023 The event will provide an overview of regio

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2022

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2022

06/09/2022 - 05/09/2022

Rome, 5 September 2022 -  In the opening day of the 35th session of the Committee on Fisheries a high level event on the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and...

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2022

Virtual Event, 09/05/2022

  Dates: 18-19 May 2022, Virtual (Zoom)  Time: 10.00-12.30 Rome, Italy/ 15.00-17.30 Bangkok, Thailand/ 18.00- 20.30 Sydney, Australia The objective of this seminar is to provide an overview of the current status of certification schem

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2022

18/03/2022

  Date: 18 March 2022 (10:00 am-04:00pm)Click here to register In the framework of IYAFA 2022, FAO Oman in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries and Water Resources (MAFWR) and...

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2022

08/03/2022

  Date: 8 March 2022 (11:00-12:30pm CET) Register here In celebration of International Women’s Day 2022 this event will highlight the role of women in small-scale fisheries in Africa and feature actions to...

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2021

23/11/2021

A “first look” at some key findings from the upcoming IHH report Date: Tuesday 23 November 2021 Time:The webinar is being held twice to account for different time zones: 8-9:30 am Rome (CET)...

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2021

19/11/2021

The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2022 the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture (IYAFA 2022). FAO is the lead agency for celebrating the Year in collaboration with...

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2021

20/09/2021 - 24/09/2021

Held every four years, the World Fisheries Congress is the key international fisheries conference, bringing together research, industry, and management sectors to discuss the latest advances in fisheries world-wide.  This...

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2021

03/06/2021

@Khalfan Al Rashdi   The webinar (you can watch it here) aimed to promote women's vital role in small-scale fisheries, equal rights and opportunities, acknowledging the importance of gender equality and equity as...

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2021

22/04/2021

The FAO Fisheries Department and the FAO Indigenous Peoples' Unit organised a side event at the 20th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), which took...

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2021

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2021

12/04/2021 - 15/05/2021

FAO and the One Ocean Hub (OOH) organised a Regional Training Workshop on Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF), in South Africa, Ghana, and Namibia from 12th to 15th April 2021. The...

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2021

12/04/2021 - 16/04/2021

As part of the efforts to implement the SSF Guidelines, on 12-16th  April 2021 Masifundise, a South African civil society organisation working with small-scale fishing communities in South Africa and...

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2021

08/04/2021

Webinar on ‘Guidelines for microfinance and credit services in support of small-scale fisheries’ The FAO-initiated and -supported ‘Global network for capacity building to increase access of small-scale fisheries to financial services’...

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2021

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2021

30/03/2021 - 31/03/2021

  The  launch of the NPoA for implementing the SSF Guidelines (NPoA-SSF) was held from 30th - 31st March at Flomi Hotel, Morogoro. The workshop was organized by the Ministry of...

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2021

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2021

Hybrid Event, 09/03/2021 - 11/03/2021

The International Association of the Study of the Commons (IASC) 2021 Fisheries and Aquaculture Conference, hosted by Arizona State University, on 9-11th March, brought together scholars and practitioners on the...

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2021

08/03/2021

For International Women's Day 2021, the Gender Team of the FAO Fisheries Division hosted the webinar, Women’s Leadership in Fisheries and Aquaculture with a panel of women who are leaders...

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23/02/2021 - 23/03/2021

On 23rd February the Korea International Cooperation Conference on Oceans and Fisheries (KICCOF) organized by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea, the Korea Maritime Institute...