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

GFCM online forum on small-scale fisheries and COVID-19

22/07/2020 - 22/07/2020 online

The experience of small-scale fisheries in promoting resilience and economic innovation in the face of the COVID-19 crisis

Thursday 22 July, 15:00-16:30 CEST, Zoom

This webinar will focus on the impacts of COVID-19 to the small-scale fisheries sector and, in particular, will highlight two topics which have proven crucial for the resilience of this sector, namely, market adaptations and social protection programmes. Discussions will focus on how changes implemented in the short-term to modify marketing strategies and address vulnerabilities of the sector might be adapted over the long-term to make the sector more resilient and better able to cope with future shocks.

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