Poverty alleviation and small-scale fisheries


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Region:    Global

Fisheries Technical Paper, and Technical Guidelines to the Code of Conduct on Responsible Fishing, on Increasing the Role and Contribution of Small-scale Fisheries to Poverty Alleviation and Food Security Global

Food and Agricultural Organisation FAO - Project Dates:


Description of Project:
A Fisheries Technical Paper and Technical Guidelines to the FAO Code of Conduct were prepared on Increasing the Role and Contribution of Small-scale Fisheries to Poverty Alleviation and Food Security.

Services Provided:
Both documents considered the current and potential role of small-scale fisheries to contribute to poverty alleviation both within the fisheries sector, and outside it, and ways of increasing the contribution of small-scale fisheries.