Day 3

Day 3
3 March 2005

Santa Clara/Mar del Plata
08.30 – 13.00 Visit to Mar del Plata Fishing Port (Fisheries School, Harbour/Wharf, Processing Plants).
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch
14.30 – 16.00 Plenary III – Artisanal Fisheries and Food Security Chile: Artisanal Fisheries and Food Sovereignty in Chile’s Coastal Communities: Current Situation and Outlook. Juan Carlos Cardenas, Executive Director, ECOCEANOS, Santiago, Chile.

Peru: The Contribution of Fisheries to Food Security. Lic Juan Carlos Sueiro, Coastal Development Programme Manager of Cooperacción and Coordinator of the Peru Coastman Network.

Ecuador: Sustainable Development, Food Security and the Use of Mangrove Areas. The situation in the Esmeraldas Province. Máximo Cangá, artisanal fisherman from the Reserva Manglares Cayapas Mataje (REMACAM).

Sustainable Development, Mangrove Conservation and Food Security – the work of the Red Manglar in Latin America. Líder Góngora Farías, Executive Secretary, Red Manglar.

16.00 – 16.30 Break
16.30 – 18.30 Sustainability in Fishing Communities through local economic development; Case Study Prainha do Canto Verde. René Schärer, Founding Member of Terramar and Representative of the Association Amigos da Prainha do Canto Verde

The Fishing Way of Life in the Chalco Coastal Communities, Argentina. Alberto Flores, Presidente de la Asociación de Pescadores Artesanales del Chaco, Argentina. (ASOPECHA).

The role of the Artisanal Fishing Cooperative 'Horizontes' de Isabela, Puerto Villamil, Isabela, Galápagos, Ecuador. Eduardo Abudeye, Chairman of the Cooperativa de Pesca Artesanal 'Horizontes' de Isabela.

The Artisanal Sardine Fishery and Food Security in Venezuela. Nerio José Salazar fishworker representative from the Nueva Esparta Region, Venezuela.

18.30 – 20.00 Break
20.00 The Latin American Artisanal Fisheries Debate in Galicia, Spain: Feed back from the November 2004 meetings in La Coruña y Bamio.
  • Sustainable and Responsible Fisheries – perspectives of the Network of Communities for Sustainable Fisheries. Inés Elías (CenPat-Conicet), Argentina.

  • Meetings to Analyse Artisanal Fisheries. Claudia Carozza (Inidep), Argentina
21.00 Dinner/Cultural Activity Creole Barbecue and Folk Dances