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Unlocking legal and policy frameworks for SSF

Share your knowledge Unlocking legal and policy frameworks for Small-Scale Fisheries Call for contribution In June 2014, the Committee on Fisheries of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) endorsed the...

In the era of big change

In the Era of Big Change Essays About Japanese Small-Scale Fisheries To say that a book is timely does not generate the sense of novelty or curiosity as it once did – the claim...

ISSF 2.0

The Information System on Small-scale Fisheries 2.0 successfully launched! The Information System on Small-scale Fisheries (ISSF) is an online, crowdsourcing platform developed by Too Big To Ignore. ISSF is the first global repository of...

Vulnerability to Viability (V2V)

Vulnerability to Viability (V2V): Global partnership for building strong small-scale fisheries communities About the project Vulnerability to Viability Global Partnership (V2V), a new research initiative led by Dr. Prateep Nayak, received a seven-year, $2.5...

Two new papers from TBTI PhD Candidate

Who’s who in the value chain for the Mexican octopus fishery: Mapping the production chain Authors: Eva Coronado*, Silvia Salas**, María Fernanda Cepeda-González & Ratana Chuenpagdee*** * TBTI student; ** TBTI member; *** TBTI...

Brazil amidst multi-faceted challenges

Small-scale fishing community mobilization in Brazil amidst multi-faceted challenges Oil spill, fishery closure season and Covid-19:A sequence of big challenges for small-scale fishers in Brazil Community organization is vital for Brazilian small-scale fishers. These...

Sailing in a sea of uncertainties

From marginalization to social justice Many of small-scale fisheries are already marginalized and highly vulnerable in normal circumstances. The Covid-19 pandemic and its widespread impacts make things a lot worse for many small-scale fisheries...

Bright Young Faces

An opportunity in the face of challenge Meet some of the international students based at Memorial University, Canada, that have been hired by TBTI and our partners as part of the ‘Covid-19 Job’ initiative‘.  This...