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Not so small after all

In the past two months, I have had an opportunity to speak to the Japanese public regarding small-scale fisheries issues as well as regarding Too Big To Ignore (TBTI) and Vulnerability to Viability (V2V).

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E-book: Small-scale fisheries in Africa – a regional portrait

‘Small-Scale Fisheries in Africa: A Regional Portrait’ aims at presenting what small-scale fisheries in Africa look like, how important they are to the livelihoods of millions of people in the continent, and the challenges they are facing, through the contribution of case study profiles by researchers and practitioners engaged in this region.

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Splitting Hairs

It is not sufficient to be morally concerned about justice for small-scale fisheries. We also need to know what we are talking about and how we should acquire more knowledge. For that, we will benefit from an analytical framework that is broad enough to help guide us in capturing the many complexities, dimensions and dilemmas of Blue Justice.

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Is your paper in ISSF?

Do you want people to know about your research in SSF? ISSF offers the most comprehensive information system of all things SSF. Check out the ‘State-of-the-Art’ interactive data visualization and

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TBTI Japan Research Network

About the network As the launch of the new fishing boat, the ship of the TBTI Japan Research Network is now out into the ocean! Congratulations! Japan’s fisheries governance is

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TBTI Japan

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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

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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,

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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; **

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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

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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

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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

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Book review: Blue Justice

Review of the book ‘Life Above Water: Essays on Human Experiences of Small-Scale Fisheries’ Samudra Report, No. 82, February 2020 Written by: Dr. Fikret Berkes ‘Life Above Water’ is available

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On and By the Water

Author: Svein Jentoft* * TBTI founding member and the SSF Guidelines cluster coordinator   In his recent article, Svein Jentoft examines the position of small-scale fisheries in the era of Blue

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