WORKSHOP REPORT – Anchoring small-scale fishers’ rights: Our Ocean,Our Commons for a just future

By One Ocean Hub Coastal Justice Network National SSF Workshop 25-26 October 2023

“The One Ocean Hub Coastal Justice Network organised a National Workshop for small-scale fishers in Gqeberha on the 25th and 26th October 2023. This workshop aimed to support small-scale fisher leaders in engaging on issues pertaining to the Ocean Economy Master Plan (OEMP) and Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) and defending their rights as a sector in these processes. This workshop built on three Regional Workshops that were held earlier in 2023, focusing on these policy processes. This workshop was intended as a space to enable leaders to articulate a national position and speak with one voice on relevant aspects of these policy processes…”

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