OTGA-KMFRI Training Course: Communication and Outreach Tools,26 - 30 September 2016, Mombasa, Kenya.
The need for effective outreach is greater than ever given the present day competition for funding resources and involvement from the general public. This will be a highly practical course which looks at the techniques and technologies that Marine Institutes and both marine information and data managers can use to develop and implement communication and marketing programs and create a solid baseline for measuring outreach strategies.
- Communicating with Management
Emphasis on local standards, policies, protocol
Draft convincing advocacy document for MIM program
Read more: Communication and Outreach Tools
By Candida Sete, Clousa Maueua, Ana Maria Alfredo.
National Institute for Hydrography and Navigation (INAHINA).
The study was motivated by the understanding that accidents with artisanal fisherman are common along the cost of Mozambique, despite the availability of the forecast information that would be combined with the traditional knowledge of the fisherman on sea state. That led to question the effectiveness of the weather forecast and of the forecast information dissemination for localized needs as for artisanal fishermen. The study took place in Zambézia Province, and the artisanal fishery centre in the Zalala Beach, was chosen for a demonstration site.…
Read more: Weather Forecast for Artisanal Fisheries at Zalala Beach, Mozambique