The human face behind the RPOA-SSF: 9 topics, 9 features


Small-scale fisheries make up 83% of the fleet in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea, employ 127 000 people and generate USD 1.04 billion of revenue. Nevertheless, as impressive as these figures are, they don’t show the human dimension behind them. What they don’t show is the families that have worked together for generations, the living communities […]

Final Report of the Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF) Summit 2022 published


The final report of the Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF) Summit, held on 2-4 September 2022 in Rome, Italy, has been published.   The main purpose and format of the Small-Scale Fisheries (SSF) Summit 2022 was to create a real opportunity to promote dialogue between small-scale fishers and fisheries workers, key partners and decision-makers ahead of the […]