Policies addressing climate change in the fishery and aquaculture sector
Social protection and sustainable natural resource management: Initial findings and good practices from small-scale fisheriesPDF
This document outlines how social protection interventions can be used to reduce the vulnerability and strengthen resilience of households and communities that depend principally on renewable natural resources. It identifies and reviews existing social protection policies, schemes and instruments...
Building adaptive capacity to climate change: Policies to sustain livelihoods and fisheries.PDF
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...
Climate change implications for fisheries of the Benguela Current Region. Making the best of change.PDF
Report of the Workshop on Climate Change Implications for Fisheries of the Benguela Current Region. It contains information on the regional biophysical features and decadal trends; the national contexts of climate variability and change and fisheries; and a vulnerability assessment of the...
Report of the workshop on development of aquaculture insurance system for small-scale farmers.PDF
This report identifies policies and technical measures that could make insurance available and accessible to small-scale aquaculture farmers.
Assessment of the integration of fisheries and aquaculture in policy development framework and application in AfricaPDF
Integration of the fisheries and aquaculture sector in policy is key given its contribution to poverty eradication, foreign currency generation, food security and gender mainstreaming. It assesses the relevance of the fisheries and aquaculture sector and provides an overview of existing policy...
Climate change adaptation in fisheries and aquaculture: Compilation of initial examplesPDF
This circular examines current and recent climate change adaptation activities and measures in the fisheries and aquaculture sectors. An overview of climate change impacts on global fisheries and aquaculture and potential climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies is provided in addition...
|Kind of Activities||Policymaking and analysis|
|Collection Updated||December 2020|