You are here

Marine & inland fisheries management

by SABC News in 2015

Watch two short video clips of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister, Senzeni Zokwana. He was speaking to Morning Live at the celebration of International Fisheries Day in Jeffreys Bay, in the Eastern Cape. Zokwana says they are highlighting the role small-scale fishermen play in line...

by Moeniba Isaacs in 2015

In 2005, a group of researchers, community-based organizations and lawyers got together with small-scale fishers to launch a class action law suit against the government of South Africa in its allocation system of Individual Transferable Quotas, on the ground that the system was unfair to small-...

http://www.worldfishcenter.org/
by PLAAS in 2015
Grant objective

The main objective of the proposed research is to “contribute towards undertaking investigations into Informal Fish Trade and Value Chain Analysis in the Southern African Corridor as part of a collaborative effort with other Southern African universities participating in...

by Masifundise in 2015

Fishers and community members from Dwesa-Cwebe on the Transkei coast plan to hold a meeting on 1 October to discuss access to fishing rights. The community of Hobeni have sent a memorandum to the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) and Department of Environmental Affairs in...

by Masifundise in 2015

Research into the economic value of small-scale fishing in the Kleinmond District has revealed that fishers, particularly those with Interim Relief, generate only a meagre income each month. The aim of the research is to assess the economic value of small-scale fishing in the region. The study...

Pages