Building adaptive capacity to climate change: Policies to sustain livelihoods and fisheries


This policy brief describes how climate variability and change may influence the fisheries sector and its future contribution to poverty reduction; reports on a recent global assessment; reviews adaptive livelihood and institutional responses to climate variability in fisheries; and proposes policy actions and initiatives to help governments and fishing communities maintain and build adaptive capacity to climate change.

Additional Information

Organization Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Type of resource Policy analyses/briefs
Year of Release 2007

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