FARNET PAPER: A Participative Process Of Strategy Development


The EFF Regulation insists that the strategies for fisheries areas should be drawn up through a 'bottom up approach' involving a representative cross section of local stakeholders. The objectives of this are twofold, firstly to fully utilize the unique knowledge that local actors have of their area and secondly to engage them in the development process and the FLAG. This factsheet focuses on the process of involving the local community in strategy development.