National Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop
(Inland Fisheries) on the SSF Guidelines,
Seva Kendra, Kolkata, West Bengal, 22-24 December 2022
The Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (the SSF Guidelines) were endorsed by the Committee on Fisheries (COFI) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) at its Thirty-first Session in June 2014. The implementation of the SSF Guidelines is identified as a significant step for enhancing the contribution of small-scale fisheries to nutrition and food security. As part of the implementation process, International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF) Trust is organizing a National Training of Trainers (TOT) Workshop (Inland Fisheries) in Kolkata from 22 to 24 December 2022. Key fishworker representatives from Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Jharkand, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Odisha and West Bengal, are expected to attend the workshop.
Presentations: National Workshop: Towards Developing an Implementation Plan for India’s 2019 (Draft) National Policy On Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture (NIFAP) and the SSF Guidelines, Seva Kendra Calcutta, Kolkata, West Bengal, India, 6 -7 September 2019