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Your contributed dataset – what it says?

You contributed a dataset to ISSF? Congratulations!What does the data says and what can you do with it?  There are many ways to explore data in ISSF that you have contributed to. Check out our new visualizations to see these examples. From the ‘SSF Profile’ layer, you can find out common gear used in each country and […]

TBTI Japan

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Watch videos or play a game to learn about the SSF Guidelines

The principles in the Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (SSF Guidelines) can seem a bit technical to read and take to heart. But luckily, there are more ways to get acquainted with what the SSF Guidelines say. As of this month, each thematic chapter […]

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 small-scale fisheries data, allowing users to share their knowledge and data on small-scale fisheries on a global level. The 2.0 version […]

TBTI at the WFC2020

“Building capacity for securing sustainable small-scale fisheries” TBTI special session for ‘World Fisheries Congress’11-15 October 2020, Adelaide, Australia Both the diverse values of small-scale fisheries and their multiple challenges highlight the importance of capacity – i.e. capacity of fishing communities, industries, governments and civil society organizations in collectively managing and supporting small-scale fisheries. Capacity development […]

Great Fish for a Change

New TBTI e-book offers a glimpse into Newfoundland’s small-scale fisheries of 21 century TBTI latest e-book, ‘Great Fish for a Change,’ edited by TBTI Project Manager, Vesna Kerezi, and written by TBTI members and collaborators, offers first hand recollections about small-scale fisheries of Newfoundland and Labrador. The volume is a rich and colourful compilation of […]