The purpose of this workshop is to:
  • Review current knowledge and experience in involving stakeholders in the development of fishing gears (ideally this should involve scientists, fishers and managers);

  • Propose future work looking at how to improve the methodologies current employed;

  • Develop an advice and best practice document to help identify incentive structures, self-sampling methods, facilitating stakeholder involvement, and information transfer between initiatives;

  • Identify how these initiatives can facilitate the landing obligation and the proposal of the new technical measures;

Terms of Reference

Invitation to the Stakeholder Workshop Tuesday 22nd May 2018