Day 3 - Thursday, 11 Oct.

Day 3 Thursday
11,October 2001

09:00 - 13:00


Preferential Access to Riparian States in Indian Ocean Fisheries

Session 1 Chair

Dr. Oscar Amarasinghe, Senior Lecturer, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

09:00 - 09:20

Mediating Trans-border Problems of Fishworkers in the Bay of Bengal Region: What Can BOBP Do?

Dr. Y.S.Yadava, Inter-Governmental Organization Co-ordinator, Bay of Bengal Programme (BOBP), Chennai, India

09:20 - 09:30


Session 2 Chair:

Mr. Maizan Hassan Manikku, Former Director General of Fisheries Research, Maldives

09:30 - 10:00

EU Interventions in the Fisheries Sector in the Indian Ocean: A Passport for Equity or a Road to Hell Paved with Good Intentions?

Ms. Beatrice Gorez, Co-ordinator, Coalition for Fair Fisheries Agreements (CFFA), Brussels, Belgium

10:00 - 10:30

Conditions of Work on Board Non-riparian Fishing Vessels in the Indian Ocean

Mr. Jean-Marc Barrey, Representative, Syndicat Maritime Bretagne (CFDT), France

10:30 - 11:00


11:00 - 11:15
Tea Break
Session 3

Mr. Rolf Willmann, Senior Fisheries Planning Officer, FAO

11:15 - 11:45

Economic and Social Implications of Multi-day Fishing Boats of Sri Lanka

Dr. Oscar Amarasinghe, Senior Lecturer, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka

11:45 - 12:15

Exploitation of Fisheries Resources in the Indian Ocean: Riparian and Non-riparian Dimensions

Mr. Sebastian Mathew, Executive Secretary, ICSF

12:15 - 13:00


13:00 - 15:00
Lunch Break
15:00 - 16:30

The Concerns of Coastal Communities and Management Options - Towards a Shared Vision


Dr. John Kurien and Mr. V. Vivekanandan, Founder Members, ICSF

15:00 - 16:30
Plenary (cont.)

18: 45 - 19:45

20:00 - 21: 00

Traditional Folk Dance
Venue: Central Lecture Hall, IIT

DakshinaChitra Dance Group: Oyilattam and Devarattam, performed by girls from a traditional Tamil fishing community. Directed by Ms. V. R. Devika