Priorities and Strategies to Boost Incomes of Marine Fisher Folk in India

Shinoj, P and George, Grinson and Narayanakumar, R and Aswathy, N and Ramachandran, C and Gopalakrishnan, A (2017) Priorities and Strategies to Boost Incomes of Marine Fisher Folk in India. Agricultural Economics Research Review, 30. pp. 205-216.

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    This paper presents a set of alternative strategies and options for enhancing the incomes of India’s coastal fisher folk. Several options such as sustainable exploitation of deep sea and non-conventional resources, improving the efficiency of fishing through modernization/technological up-gradation of fishing fleet/ gears, harnessing the potential of space and information communication technologies (ICT), intensification of mariculture, and strengthening fish value chains are discussed. The paper underlines that a thriving coastal fishery economy is necessary to meet the future demand for fish and fishery products in the country

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Marine fisheries; mariculture; technological innovation; institutional reforms.
    Subjects: Socio Economics and Extension
    Socio Economics and Extension > Fisheries Economics
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Extension
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 14 Nov 2017 10:57
    Last Modified: 14 Nov 2017 10:57

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