SAMUDRA News AlertsGlobal meet on mackerel genetics

Fisheries experts from eight countries will meet in Kochi, India, on Tuesday for...

Sea turtles endangered by artisanal fish...

Sea turtles are threatened by ongoing artisanal fishing, due to incidental by-ca...

Evicted Indian fisherfolk seek restorati...

Around 10,000 poor fishermen who were evicted from Jambudwip, an isolated island...

Fisheries is an important sector in India--it provides...

employment to millions of people and contributes to food security of the country. With a coastline of over 8,000 km, an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of over 2 million sq km,

Events/ Announcements

  • Home
  • Events/ Announcements
Select Month
Select Year
25-27 Aug: ITF-FES Seminar on organising fishery workers in South and SouthEast Asia
  • :2009-08-25 To 2009-08-27
  • :Colombo, Sri Lanka

An international meeting of ITF-FES seminar on organsing fishery workers in South and South East Asia

24-28 Aug: Technical consultation to draft a legally-binding instrument on port State measures to prevent, deter and eliminate illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • :2009-08-24 To 2009-08-28
  • :Rome, Italy

It is a technical consultation meeting to discuss the Chairperson's draft agreement.

19 Aug: Second Consultation on 'Report of the Expert Committee on the review of the draft Coastal Management Zone (CMZ) notification"
  • :2009-08-19 To 2009-08-19
  • :Kamaraj Memorial Hall, Chennai
  • :Participated by ICSF

Chennai Consultation

18 Aug: National Conference of the Ministers of Environment and Forests of all States and Union Territories of India
  • :2009-08-18 To 2009-08-18
  • :Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi

he Conference seeks to forge enhanced synergies between the efforts of the central and state governments for effective implementation of policies and programmes in this regard.The conference is the part of the Ministry’s exercise to have strategic interventions and creative solutions.

12 Aug: Public consultation on 'Report of the Expert Committee on the review of the draft Coastal Management Zone (CMZ) notification"
  • :2009-08-12 To 2009-08-12
  • :Ravindra Natya Mandir, Prabhadevi,
  • :Participated by ICSF

Ministry of Environment and Forest is gathering public opinion about the committee's recommendation and incorporating appropriate suggestions before bringing in further amendments to the existing CRZ notification

15-16 Jun: Democratic Dialogue between Stakeholders on the Future of the Indian Fisheries Sector
  • :2009-07-15 To 2009-07-16
  • :Mumbai, India
  • :Participated by ICSF

This is a two-day facilitated workshop to converse about the roles of the different groups of stakeholders
in the Indian Fisheries Sector broadly categorised into government, civil society, and companies to arrive at
some mutual understanding about governance, and rights of access and tenure over fisheries resources.