2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress: 21-26 September, Merida, Mexico, 2014

WSFC selling fish The 2nd World Small-Scale Fisheries (2WSFC) Congress was held in Merida, Mexico, 21-26 September 2014. The congress, whose main theme was “Options and Opportunities for Small- Scale Fisheries,” featured more than 250 presentations on the following topics:
  • economic viability;
  • livelihoods and wellbeing;
  • ecosystem stewardship;
  • rights and access;
  • governance and governability;
  • food security;
  • assessment and monitoring.
The congress was an opportunity for anyone interested in SSF to participate in an interactive discussion about the future of the world small-scale fisheries. In the following days there will be more information posted on the congress activities, including the key outcomes, so  make sure to check the congress website at http://2WSFC.wordpress.com. pesca123      DSCN1632      Jessica and Dave      0-capacity development      OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA