DISCOVER GAF

Collecting Shells at Low Tide, Hokusai, Japan, c. 1832-1834. Colour on silk. Osaka Municipal Art Museum, Osaka. Source: http://www.nippon.com/en/currents/d00021/

Gleaning

Gleaning is a fishing method used in shallow coastal, estuarine and freshwaters waters or in habitats exposed during low tide. 

Seaweed harvesters, Bharathinagar, Ramanathapuram, Tamil Nadu, India. Photo: Shilpi Sharma (courtesy of ICSF)

Women divers

Diving refers broadly to the act of swimming underwater. Both women and men dive to catch seafood. In a few locales, women are the main divers.

3 responses to “DISCOVER GAF

  1. Dear Organizers,
    We as Women Fishnet work from Uganda would like to attend this Symposium. Please guide me how we can register and the costs involved.

  2. Pingback: Discover-GAF is launched | GENDER IN AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES

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