Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM): A Solomon Islands policy review uri icon

abstract

  • The Solomon Islands is one of the CT6 countries that have signed on to the Food and Agriculture Organizationâ??s (FAO) Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries (CCRF) (FAO 2003a). In doing so, they have agreed to implement EAFM into national policy and fisheries management (USCTI 2011). Although there has been a significant time lag in its translation, there has been some progress more recently in this regard. A review of the policy relevant to the national implementation of an Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) is presented here

publication date

  • 2014