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About SPC's Coastal Fisheries Programme (CFP)

The Coastal Fisheries Programme (CFP) is one of two programmes that make up the Fisheries, Aquaculture and Marine Ecosystem (FAME) Division of SPC, the other one being the Oceanic Fisheries Programme. The CFP’s goal is: “coastal fisheries, nearshore fisheries and aquaculture in Pacific Island Countries and Territories are managed and developed sustainably”. The CFP is made up of three sections: Aquaculture, Nearshore Fisheries Development and Coastal Fisheries Science and Management.

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SPC Women in Fisheries Information Bulletin #30

This 30th issue of the Pacific Community’s Women in Fisheries Information Bulletin includes 18 original articles on a diversity of topics, including gender and development, mud crabs, national gender analyses and mangrove management. This bulletin also highlights two unique and creative approaches that are being used to highlight the vital role that women play in the coastal fisheries sector...

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Policy Brief on small-scale tuna fisheries

In the past five decades in the Pacific region, there have been hundreds of projects aimed at developing small-scale tuna fisheries, many of which have not been successful. In late 2018, SPC convened a meeting of fishery specialists to discuss small-scale tuna fishery development efforts that have occurred in the past, analyse the experiences, and focus on common features that emerge, with a view to providing guidance for future development.

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Coastal Fisheries Report Card 2019

The Coastal Fishery Report Card provides annual regional reporting on the current status of Pacific coastal fisheries in relation to the goals, indicators and strategies adopted by Pacific Leaders in both the Regional Roadmap for Sustainable Pacific Fisheries and A New Song for Coastal Fisheries Strategy. This is the fifth Report Card produced since first initiated in 2015. It provides a snapshot to enable fisheries stakeholders and political leaders to monitor progress on implementing regional commitments relating to coastal fisheries.

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Vanuatu Coastal Fisheries Roadmap 2019–2030

The National Roadmap for Coastal Fisheries is designed to guide the sustainable development of coastal fisheries for the benefit of Vanuatu. The roadmap supports the objectives of the Vanuatu National Fisheries Sector Policy 2016-2030. The roadmap also provides a framework for Vanuatu’s implementation of the principles and commitments to community-based fisheries management set out in A new song for coastal fisheries – pathways to change: The Noumea strategy developed by SPC.

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