Fishery

24- 26
Sep

Tuesday, September 24, 2024 to Thursday, September 26, 2024

The global fishing fleet consists of more than 4 million fishing vessels of which 2.5 million are motorized. Of these motorized vessels 2 million are characterized as small-scale vessels (<12 m in length). Among the small-scale fishing vessels some 5 percent are currently insured. The market demand for insurance services among small-scale fishers is much […]

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24
Apr

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Commercial fishing is one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. Accidents and fatalities are common, especially in small-scale fisheries (SSF). Fishers work long hours and often in harsh conditions. Climate change has only increased the hazardous conditions under which small-scale fishers operate, as natural disasters become ever more prevalent and destructive. Damage and […]

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29
Oct

Friday, October 29, 2021

Date & Time:  29 October 2021 (10.00 am -12.00 pm Bangkok/ 6.00 am -8.00 am Nairobi/5.00 am- 7.00 am Rome/ 8.00 pm-10.00 pm Seattle)   WEBINAR PRESS BRIEF:  The webinar “Guidelines for increasing access of small-scale fisheries to insurance services” was organized by the CAFI SSF Network, in association with FAO & APRACA on 29 […]

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