Project Name:

Small-scale Fisheries – Contribution to Food Security and Poverty Alleviation 


Food and Agricultural Organisation FAO  - Project Dates:   August 2002 - September 2002

Detailed narrative description of project:

A paper was prepared for submission to FAO’s 25th Session of the Committee on Fisheries (COFI) on the potential for small-fisheries to contribute to food security and poverty alleviation. The paper was presented and discussed at the meeting of the Committee

Detailed narrative description of actual services provided by Poseidon Aquatic
Resource Management Ltd:

Consideration was given to the extent of the problem, possible solutions, what is currently being done to combat poverty in small-scale fisheries, and the outlook for the future. Text for the paper was prepared in draft and then discussed with FAO staff for further refinement.