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fisherfolk

(ˈfɪʃəˌfəʊk)
pl n
(Angling) people who earn their living by fishing; fishermen and women collectively
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In connection to the International Rivers Day a rally was taken out by Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum which started from the Shahbaz Building and after marching through different routes culminated outside the Hyderabad Press club on Wednesday.
A fitting way to commemorate this is to feature an outstanding woman in agriculture and her groundbreaking initiatives making credit more accessible to farmers and fisherfolk.
HYDERABAD -- Scores of activists of the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) and civil society organisations began a two-day token hunger strike here on Thursday in protest against occupation of around 600 sweet water lakes in Sindh by feudal lords, influential politicians and persons.
Nestor Domenden, BFAR Region 1 director, said the scholarship is open in two categories - Fisheries Scholarship Program for Industry Leaders (IL) and Fisherfolk Children Educational Grant (FCEG).
Regional Director Nestor Domenden said the scholarship is open in two categories- the Fisheries Scholarship Program for Industry Leaders (IL) and the Fisherfolk Children Educational Grant (FCEG).
HYDERABAD -- Decrying alleged illegal occupation of freshwater lakes, the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) held a protest rally in Sanghar district on Saturday.
B Magalona have also reported the highest fishery production losses brought by Agaton which amounted at P1,070,125, affecting 118 fisherfolk and a fishermen's association.
Meanwhile, fisherfolk - that is, the friends and relatives of those who had ventured out to the wrong place at the wrong time - clamoured to join those efforts.
The fisherfolk are not alone in criticizing the ineffectiveness of the rescue efforts.
Through an extended, theoretically oriented reflection on one author's experiences coordinating an experimental participatory project with Caribbean fisherfolk (1) in the 1990s and 2000s, we attempt to show that participation is lodged between affective, transversalizing relations that hold out the possibility for other ways of life, and the depoliticizing machines that structure these relations.
The fluvial parade converged in Baywalk Manila, where the fisherfolk and their supporters gathered for the 'solidarity lunch,' showcasing the aquatic products that can be sourced from the waters of Manila Bay.
21 -- World Fisheries day is celebrated every year on November 21 throughout the world by the fisherfolk communities.
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