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Issue No.60
  • :0973-1156
  • :April
  • :2020

Yemaya Newsletter on Gender and Fisheries, Issue No. 60, April 2020

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Practical Guide for Gender Analysis in Small-scale Fisheries and Aquaculture in Southeast Asia


By Susana V. Siar (Susana.Siar@fao.org), Fishery and Aquaculture Officer, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand


The Practical Guide for Gender Analysis in Small-scale Fisheries and Aquaculture is aimed at providing guidance to SEAFDEC (Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center) Departments and ASEAN Member States in the implementation of the SEAFDEC gender strategy as well as human rights-based and gender-equitable approaches in the whole value chain of small-scale fisheries and aquaculture in Southeast Asia. Program/project managers, researchers, and fishery officers of the ASEAN Member States (AMSs) and fisheries-related organizations including SEAFDEC are the target audience. The Practical Guide is designed to support the implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (SSF Guidelines). The ultimate goal of the gender analysis is ‘more equitable, effective, and targeted policy formulation and decision-making’ (p.6). Gender focal p

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