1ST World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress, Bangkok, Thailand

31 March 2010 is the deadline for submitting abstracts to theĀ 1st World tilapia fishSmall-Scale Fisheries Congress is scheduled for 18-22 October 2010 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Conference themes are organized based on key issues faced in small-scale fisheries around the world as identified by fisher groups, community members, researchers and practitioners working on the ground. The issues are: Ecosystem complexity, dynamics and interactions; Gear conflict, resource/space competition and rule compliance; Access, rights and responsibility; Poverty, marginalization, vulnerability and value; Livelihoods, wellbeing and integration; Post-harvest processes and globalizing markets; and Governance challenges