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Self-paced e-learning

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Course details

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Effort
3 hours
Level
Introductory
Intermediate
Language
English
French
Spanish
Arabic
Russian
Venue
Online
Certificate
Yes
Price
Free

Course summary

This course presents tools, methods, and processes to monitor and report on Indicator 14.b.1 "Securing sustainable small-scale fisheries" within Goal 14 and the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda.

About this course

This course has been designed to support countries in their data collection, analysis and reporting of SDG Indicator 14.b.1Securing sustainable small-scale fisheries: “Progress by countries in the degree of application of a legal/regulatory/policy/institutional framework which recognizes and protects access rights for small-scale fisheries”.

The course consists of 4 lessons, ranging from approximately 25 to 60 minutes duration each:

  • Lesson 1 Introduction
  • Lesson 2 Creating an enabling environment for sustainable small-scale fisheries
  • Lesson 3 Gathering data and compiling the 14.b indicator
  • Lesson 4 Managing and using the estimated results of 14.b indicator

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Target audience

This course is primarily intended for those who play a role in data collection, analysis and reporting for the Indicator 14.b.1 of the Sustainable Development Goals, as well as for people with an interest in the process, such as:

  • Policy-makers or advisors
  • National fisheries administration officials
  • Small-scale fishing community members/organizations
  • Representatives from NGO, regional organizations, academia/researchers, donor community

Learning objectives

You will learn about:

  • Nature and importance of small-scale fisheries
  • Key challenges and policy implications for securing sustainable small-scale fisheries
  • Voluntary guidelines for securing sustainable small-scale fisheries in the context of food security and poverty eradication
  • Indicator 14.b.1 components and what it measures
  • Methodology to estimate and process to report on this indicator
  • Possible uses of the collected data for national, regional and local purposes