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,



Articles from SAMUDRA Report, Yemaya, Papers and Presentations

Fisheries Management and Conservation

Human Rights



Women in Fisheries

Fishing Communities



Audio-Visual resources

  • A Step Forward: A film on women fishworkers in India (VHS-PAL, 18 minutes)
  • Under the Sun: The transient fisherfolk of Jambudwip (VHS-VCD, PAL, 36 minutes)
  • Right to Survive: Turtle conservation and fisheries livelihoods (DVD-VCD, 52 minutes)