Artisanal fisheries in Brazil

Diegues, Antonio Carlos (2006) Artisanal fisheries in Brazil. Chennai, India, International Collective in Support of Fishworkers, (SAMUDRA Monograph)

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Abstract

This study deals with the challenges facing the development of artisanal fisheries in Brazil. The problems affecting production in the sector are worsening, due as much to objective factors like environmental degradation and the destruction of natural resources as to the ineffectiveness of government strategy. The result is a lack of sustained development of the sector and a stagnation in the living conditions of the fishworker communities. Besides attempting an analysis of the situation of artisanal fisheries in Brazil, this study puts forth some alternative strategies for the development of the sector. It will be found useful by NGOs, regional and national organizations of artisanal fishworkers, and anyone interested in fisheries and fishing communities. (82pp.)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Artisanal fisheries in Brazil
Personal Creator/Author:
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Diegues, Antonio Carlos
Corporate Creator/Author: International Collective in Support of Fishworkers
Series Name: SAMUDRA Monograph
Date: 2006
Publisher: International Collective in Support of Fishworkers
Place of Publication: Chennai, India
Issuing Agency: International Collective in Support of Fishworkers
Uncontrolled Keywords: Brazil
Subjects: Fisheries
Item ID: 252
Depositing User: ICSF International Collective in Support of Fishworkers
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 2007 13:24
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 22:21
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/252

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