strategy

Integrating small scale artisanal fisheries development in marine planning

Synonyms:
Promoting small scale fisheries
Implementation:
This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities.

Agenda 21 recommends integrating small-scale artisanal fisheries development in marine and coastal planning, taking into account the interests and, where appropriate, encouraging representation of fishermen, small-scale fisher-workers, women, local communities and indigenous people.

Subjects:
Marine
Promotion
Trades and crafts
Fisheries
Planning
Development
Type Classification:
G: Very Specific strategies