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25 Apr 2019 by khristine - report - English Future scenarios and projections for fisheries on the high seas under a changing climate (Free PDF)
Marine biodiversity and ecosystems provide important benefits to human societies through fisheries. But the benefits are not shared equally among countries – and climate change will only exacerbate inequalities. Improving high seas fisheries gover...
25 Apr 2019 by khristine - outreach-material - project: 5827 - English ABNJ Tuna Project Brochure
IMPROVING MANAGEMENT: Agreed decision frameworks are important components of sustainable management of tuna fisheries, according to the guidelines provided in the UN Fish Stocks Agreement and in the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. ...
25 Apr 2019 by khristine - outreach-material - project: 5827 - English ABNJ Tuna Project Brochure
IMPROVING MANAGEMENT: Agreed decision frameworks are important components of sustainable management of tuna fisheries, according to the guidelines provided in the UN Fish Stocks Agreement and in the FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. T...
14 Feb 2019 by mish - presentation - project: 4746 - English [IWC9 Pecha Kucha] - Sharing the Experience and Ongoing Learning and Adaptation - The Forum Fisheries Agency Members Experience in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean
Pecha kucha presentation at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference on the Pacific Oceanic Fisheries Management Project given by Hugh Walton of the Forum Fisheries Agency.
06 Feb 2019 by mish - maps-graphics - project: 5401 - English [GEF IWC9 Poster] - Establishment and Operation of a Regional System of Fisheries Refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand
Poster exhibited at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference.
06 Feb 2019 by mish - maps-graphics - project: 5393 - English [GEF IWC9 Poster] - EAS Sustainable Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the West Pacific and East Asian Seas
Poster exhibited at the 9th GEF Biennial International Waters Conference.
22 Jan 2019 by eve - report - English Day 3 - Clinic Carousel Round 1: How can my fisheries project help deliver more fish in the ocean, more food on the plate, and more prosperity for coastal communities? (Fitzgerald & Rife, Marrakesh 2018)
Summary of the session at the 9th GEF International Waters Conference held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 5-8 November 2018. Coordinated by Tim Fitzgerald and Alexis Rife, Environmental Defense Fund.
19 Nov 2018 by eve - presentation - English Session 5: Report on the Regional Seas Programme (Vanderbeck, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Isabelle Vanderbeck, UN Environment.
19 Nov 2018 by eve - presentation - English Session 5: Cape Town Meeting Outcomes (Trumbic, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Ivica Trumbic, GEF LME:LEARN.
16 Nov 2018 by eve - presentation - English Session 1: Introduction: The origins and evolution of the LME Consultative Meeting over the past twenty years  (Cyr, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Ned Cyr, NOAA.
16 Nov 2018 by eve - presentation - English Session 1: CFI-LAC (Alvarez, Marrakesh 2018)
Presentation at the 20th Annual LME Consultative Meeting held in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 3-4 November 2018. Jose Alvarez, CFI-LAC.
18 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English Designing marine protected area networks to achieve fisheries, biodiversity, and climate change objectives in tropical ecosystems: A practitioner guide (2013)
Overfishing, degradation and loss of key habitats due to local and global threats are undermining food security, livelihoods and long term sustainability of tropical marine ecosystems. If well designed, marine protected areas (MPAs) can reduce loc...
18 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English Fishery Co-Management: A Practical Handbook (2005)
During the last decade, there has been a shift in the governance and management of fisheries to a broader approach that recognizes the participation of fishers, local stewardship, and shared decision-making. Through this process, fishers are empow...
14 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English Integrated ecological–economic fisheries models—Evaluation, review and challenges for implementation (2018)
Marine ecosystems evolve under many interconnected and area- specific pressures. To fulfil society’s intensifying and diversifying needs while ensuring ecologically sustainable development, more effective marine spatial ...
10 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English European Commission's Case study: Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) (2017)
Measures and Steps in Addressing Climate-Change Related Coral Reef Issues in the Region. The Coral Triangle Initiative for Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) is a multi-lateral treaty partnership between Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua ...
10 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English Introduction to tropical fish stock assessment. Part 1 (1998)
07 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English FAO Ethical issues in fisheries (2005)
Fisheries and fishing policies deeply affect the living conditions of people in many parts of the world. Since ancient times, fishing has been a very important source of food, employment and economic and social benefits, as well as a foundation fo...
03 Sep 2018 by eve - publication - English Ecology: Ecosystem-based fishery management (2004)
Many of the world’s fish populations are overexploited, and the ecosys- tems that sustain them are degraded (1). Unintended consequences of fishing, in- cluding habitat destruction, incidental mor- tality of nontarget species, evolutionary shifts ...
30 Aug 2018 by eve - publication - English Sustainable fisheries within an LME context (2016)
28 Aug 2018 by eve - publication - English Fisheries refugia: A novel approach to integrating fisheries and habitat management in the context of small- scale fishing pressure (2013)
Fisheries of the South China Sea, including the Gulf of Thailand, are characterised by high levels of smallscale fishing effort. Increasing fishing pressure, coupled with continued decline in the expanse and quality of coastal habitats critical to...

 

 

 

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