Vietnam’s blue swimmer crab population is threatened, and a recent prototype aimed at developing a co-management system with territorial rights at a pilot site on the country’s largest island is a bold first step.
The January 50in10 network convening in Belize is shaping up into a great event. We'll be tackling some of the greatest challenges facing small-scale fisheries, learning from projects in Belize, South Africa, and Vietnam, and more.
South Africa’s Kogelberg coast is the setting of a 50in10 prototype project that promotes implementation of legislation granting commercial fishing rights and marine management responsibilities to small-scale fishers.
The Regional Asian Blue Swimmer Crab FIP Conference was a historic first. More than 80 people gathered to discuss the current state of affairs and consider strategies that can help the fisheries recover from the brink of disaster.