Shyam, S Salim (2007) Monsoon trawl ban and its effects on the livelihood of trawl labourers: the case with Versova fishing village in Maharashtra. Journal of Indian Fisheries Association, 34 . pp. 115-122.
Indian fisheries sector in view of its potential contribution to national income, nutritional security, employment opportunities, social objectives and export earnings, plays an important role in the socio-economic development of the country. Fisheries sector contributes 4.3% to the agricultural GDP and export earnings are presently valued at over INR 68 billion from a volume of 460,000 tonnes. In addition, it provides direct and indirect employment, and dependency for over seven million people in the country.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Monsoon trawl ban; livelihood; trawl labourers; Versova fishing village; Maharashtra|
|Subjects:||Socio Economic and Extension|
Socio Economic and Extension > Fishing Villages
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension|
|Deposited By:||Arun Surendran|
|Deposited On:||09 Feb 2011 17:29|
|Last Modified:||09 Feb 2011 17:29|
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