Workshop: Comprehensive Traceability to Combat Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing in Latin America and the Caribbean
About this workshop
There are a myriad of ongoing seafood traceability initiatives in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Through this workshop, SALT aims to bring implementers together to share their successes and challenges and to identify regional opportunities and needs for traceability and counter-IUU fishing efforts. During the workshop, participants will hear from producer country government representatives and their ONG partners how they have leveraged both collaboration and technology to achieve their traceability objectives. Additionally, SALT will highlight how the Comprehensive eCDT Principles and Pathway could help drive further success.
Date and time: November 9th, 9:00 a.m. PDT – 12:00 p.m. PDT
Language: Simultaneous interpretation is available for Spanish and English
Who can participate: Government representatives from seafood producing countries in the LAC region, as well as the industry, NGO, and civil society stakeholders they partner with to work on traceability initiatives.
How to participate: Please submit the registration form from here.
*Please note that the seats are limited. Priority will be given to those who are eligible to participate (listed above). After submitting the registration request, please make sure you receive confirmation from SALT. If you have any questions, reach out to us at SALT@FishWise.org
Tentative Workshop Outline
*This will be updated as we finalize the workshop outline.
Part 1: SALT Traceability Principles (60-70min)
- Presentation: “Creating Seafood Traceability Programs for the Economy, Environment, and Workers”
Part 2: Panel Discussion & Workshop (100min)
- Panel discussion: “Importance of Collaboration and Technology for Successful Traceability” (60min)
- Group discussion: “Traceability Challenges and Opportunities” (Optional, 20min)
*No simultaneous interpretation is provided for this session. The SALT team will create breakout rooms based on language preferences.
- Reconvene & Closing (20min)
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