Rights First, Rights Forever: Small-scale Fisheries and Fishing Communities from a Human-rights Perspective - A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

SAMUDRA Dossier

Rights First, Rights Forever

Small-scale Fisheries and Fishing Communities from a
Human-rights Perspective
A collection of articles from

Solving the Puzzle: Social and cultural dimensions of marine and coastal protected areas

Solving the Puzzle: Social and cultural dimensions
of marine and coastal protected areas

Labels or Fables? The Myth of Sustainability: A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

Diverse Areas: Marine Protected Areas and Small-scale Fishing Communities : A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

Reserved Parking: Marine Reserves and Small-scale Fishing Communities: A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

The SAMUDRA Dossier, titled Reserved Parking: Marine Reserves and Small-scale Fishing Communities, puts together a collection of articles from the pages of SAMUDRA Report, the triannual journal of ICSF. The articles show that conservation and live...

Gender Focus: A collection of articles from Yemaya

Women of fishing communities across the world play vital roles in fisheries, and in sustaining their households, communities, social networks and cultures. While these roles are central to maintaining livelihoods and the very activity of fisheries...

Sizing Up: Property Rights and Fisheries Management: A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

As the world's fisheries continue to come under scrutiny for their potential to be depleted of resources due to various pressures, including overfishing, modern fisheries management has focused on allocation of fishing rights as one prescription for ...

Fishing for Standards: A collection of articles on ILO's proposed comprehensive standard on work in the fishing sector

Fishing is a peculiarly difficult occupation not only because of the strenuous and hazardous nature of the labour process itself but also because of the unpredictable status of the world's fisheries. Most of the world's fishermen - who are in the ...

Gender Agenda: Women in fisheries: A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

Throughout the world, women of fishing communities play a central role in the fisheries and in maintaining the social fabric of their households and communities. However, they remain largely invisible, and the roles they play, largely undocumented. P...

Dangerous Calling: The life-and-death matter of safety at sea: A collection of articles from SAMUDRA Report

Fishing is arguably the world's most dangerous vocation, reporting the highest rate of occupational fatalities among industries, made only worse by declining fish prices, overfished waters and shortened fishing seasons. As fishermen are forced to ...