Tag Archives: Fishing

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 fishing communities to benefit from the Japan Grant Aid Program.

A number of local fishing communities are to benefit from equipment and machinery, which is being secured through the Japan Grant Aid program. This was disclosed by Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves during a signing held on Tuesday of an agreement in the amount of 8.5-million US dollars, representing Japan Grant Aid for Industrial Projects… Continue Reading →

Fisherman’s Month Activities

The government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines in collaboration with its Japanese counterparts and a number of non-governmental organizations continues to play a major role in the development of the fishing industry. That is according to Chairman of the Fisherman’s Day Committee Winsbert Harry while speaking at the official launch of activities for the… Continue Reading →

Little Participation With FAD Implementation Among Fishermen

There is little participation by local fishermen with the implementation of Fishing Aggregating Device (FAD) so says Traverne Ferrari Fisheries Assistant. Speaking with NBC News on Friday, Mr. Ferrari spoke on the importance of FAD where it tends to attract juvenile fishes, and will see larger fishes following their paths. This he said will benefit… Continue Reading →