Seafood Watch Standards Workshop


Host: USAID Oceans/Seafood Watch
Date: 8 Feb, 2018 - 9 Feb, 2018
Location: General Santos City, Philippines

USAID Oceans and Seafood Watch will hold joint trainings on Seafood Watch fishery standards, assessment methodology and the Human Right Risk Tool (HRRTS) to support EAFM activities and human welfare activities. The trainings will seek to link Seafood Watch standards and additional human rights elements with country EAFM/sustainable fisheries management initiatives, develop the capacity of key fishery managers and industry stakeholder to use Seafood Watch standards and assessment tools, and develop plans between industry and government to meet the Seafood Watch “Best Choice and “Good Alternative” bars. The trainings will focus on tuna fisheries in conjunction with the government EAFM Technical Working Groups; USAID Oceans work streams leads, local partners and grantees.