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FAO Promotes Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries

15 June 2012

GLOBAL - The FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Department is developing guidelines for small-scale fisheries.

Representatives will be meeting this week in New Caledonia to run a regional workshop on the issue.

FAO wants to work with fishing communities and organisations to create guidelines that will promote sustainable small-scale fisheries.

Nicole Franz, FAO fisheries analyst, spoke with Brian Abbott of the Australian Broadcast Company. Listen to the interview Here

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