Informing the redesign of social protection programmes in the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector

Start Date: Status: Ongoing


Under this ongoing partnership with the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the IPC-IG will investigate the social protection of fishers in Brazil, Paraguay and Tunisia to generate evidence on adequate compensation during closed fishing seasons.


Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) , FAO Country Office Brazil , FAO Country Office Paraguay , FAO Country Office Tunisia



Brazil , Paraguay , Tunisia

Main Pillar

Knowledge Production

Thematic Area

Social Protection

Other Thematic Areas

Poverty Reduction Policies , Sustainable development , Inclusive Growth

Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 1 - No Poverty , SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth , SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities , SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production , SDG 13 - Climate Action

Project Results

This project is currently ongoing. The expected results include several policy briefs discussing the social protection provided to fishers during closed fishing seasons in Brazil, Paraguay and Tunisia.