Fisheries Development on the Lower Amazon Floodplain

More than 140 fishers, government officials, and grassroots representatives participated in yesterday's conference on Fisheries Development in the Lower Amazon Floodplain, coordinated by Earth Innovation Institute, Sapopema, UFOPA, and other regional partners. These key actors have agreed to work together to finalize questions of land tenure and management of floodplain Agroextractive Settlement Reserves.

Read more about the event here (in Portuguese): http://www.blogquartopoder.com.br/2015/10/pescadores-do-baixo-amazonas-cobram.html?spref=fb&m=1

Find out more about our work in the Lower Amazon floodplain →

Contact: David McGrath, dmcgrath (at) earthinnovation (dot) org