Asia Workshop: IYAFA 2022-Celebrating Sustainable and Equitable Small-scale Fisheries,

5 to 8 May 2022, Bangkok, Thailand

Organized by

ICSF and SDF

The Asia workshop is to strengthen the recognition of small-scale fisheries’ crucial contributions to global food security and nutrition, the importance of tenure rights in the sector, and social development.

The workshop is an opportunity to take stock of how the SSF Guidelines are being implemented in Asia to eradicate poverty, ensure food security and nutrition, and promote the tenure rights of small-scale fishing communities.

The workshop will include 60 participants from community-based organizations, national fishworkers’ organizations, women in fisheries networks, and civil society organizations from 11 South and Southeast Asian countries – including Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Pakistan, Philippines, Cambodia, and Vietnam.

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Related Websites:

  • ICSF’s website on SSF Guidelines

SSF Guidelines

Films and Infographics

  • Infographics video on SSF guidelines: Social development, employment and decent work

  • SSF Guidelines: Governance of tenure and resource management

  • Empowering small-scale fisheries: the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication

  • Technical Consultation on International Guidelines on Securing Sustainable Small Scale Fisheries (SSF Guidelines) was held at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [FAO] in Rome, Italy from 20-24 May 2013

  • 2016: Sebastian Mathew introducing the SSF Guidelines workshop in India – Part I

  • 2016: Sebastian Mathew introducing the SSF Guidelines workshop in India – Part II

  • KATOSI Documentary on SSF Guidelines

  • Is Cambodia’s Thirst For Energy Destroying The Mekong River? | Once Upon A River | CNA Documentary