Our Engagement Team facilitates the uptake of tools made by CABFISHMAN. They work to:
This approach allows all stakeholders to exchange views and amplify their voices in the decision-making arena. It focuses on practical outputs from our research by allowing the industry to adapt to new challenges with useful, up-to-date information.
Lead partner: CETMAR
Our analysis looks beyond fisheries as a source of food to consider their natural and cultural heritage values, allowing stakeholders to account for the real socioeconomic impact of fisheries and marine ecosystems across the region.
CABFISHMAN is led by our project coordinators, who ensure that progress is effective, relevant and on-target. This team maintains communication channels between all parties, ensuring that tangible co-management and ecosystem-based objectives can be delivered.
To maintain ecosystem integrity and identify areas of high pressure on biodiversity, we are assessing the impacts of small-scale fishing activities across the Northeast Atlantic. This information will help develop measures that will secure fishing resources long into the future.