Tag Archives: Fisherfolk

SUB-LIEUTENANT ON FISHERMEN SAFETY

Fisherfolk across the nation are being urged to take the necessary precautions to ensure their safety at sea. The word of caution came from Sub-Lieutenant Vinton John of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Coastguard Service, during NBC’s Face to Face program yesterday, as he addressed issues relating to marine safety. Sub Lieutenant John said… Continue Reading →

Fisherfolk Of SVG Should Step Forward To Build This Nation’s Fishing Industry

A call has been made for members of the nation’s fisherfolk organizations to play a greater role in the development of the fishing industry. This call was made by President of the National Fisherfolk Organization, Eocen Victory during the launch of the 2015 edition of the Fisherman’s month of activities. Mr. Victory also appealed to… Continue Reading →

Local Fisherfolk are seeing significant benefits from the Fish Aggregation Devices .

Local Fisherfolk are seeing significant benefits from the Fish Aggregation Devices or FADS, which were deployed in the waters  of St. Vincent and the Grenadines last year, by the Fisheries Division in the Ministry of Agriculture. That’s according to Acting Chief Fisheries Officer, Jennifer Cruickshank Howard.  She gave this assessment, following a three-day workshop which was… Continue Reading →