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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title consultant
Department none
Institution
Sustainable Fishing Solutions (
Flat 4. 102 Sussex St. Winchester SO23 8TH
Address
Sustainable Fishing Solutions Flat 4. 102 Sussex St.
Winchester
Hampshire
SO23 8TH
United Kingdom
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Sea of Azov
Tel 00 44 07876 806618
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Website http://www.sustainablefisheriesandoceans.com
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree MSc Fisheries economics (Portsmouth University), MSc Ecology and Environmental Science (Lancaster University)
Job type Research , Natural Resource Management , Decision Making & Policy , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management
Research Activities technical editing of fisheries compendium for the GCLME region, managing aquaculture projects, technical backstopping for fisheries in the gCLME region. Previously responsible for fisheries and biodiversity in the Yellow Sea with the Yelow Sea LME project. also involved in :reviewing RFMO decisions and FPAs in the Pacific and Indian Ocean, editing management plans for MPAs in Yemen, developing socio-economic and environmental criteria for fishing dependant communities in the North Sea, policy development for closed areas, deep sea fisheries, bycatch and discarding. Currently working on measures for implementing the ecosystems approach to fisheries management and community quotas. Research interests include: policy development for sustainable fisheries management, small scale fisheries in East Africa, the application of SEA to fisheries.
Research Region 102
Skills/Expertise 20 years of working in marine conservation and fisheries, most recently as an economist specialising in small scale fisheries in East Africa. Experience also in fisheries and nature conservation legislation in the EU, stakeholder engagement and participation especially in RACs, marine spatial planning, RFMOs and high seas governance. Elected Deputy Chair of the North Sea Regional Advisory Council 2004-6. Also experienced in ICZM, EIA/SEA, port development, eutrophication, marine mammals/fisheries interactions.
Comments Special interests include small scale fisheries and livelihoods issues, MPAs and fisheries management, high seas governance, marine biodiversity and conservation.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Helen DAVIES)

The Fisheries of the Guinea Current. An overview and country reports. 2012 (in prep. H Davies ed.)Interim Guinea Current Commission. Accra. Ghana
The Scientific Justification for Practical Management in the Yellow Sea. 2011. Edited by H Davies.
Davies, H. and Jaddawi, N. 2006 (in prep) The Impact of the Menai Bay Marine Protected Area on the Livelihoods of Small Scale Fishing Communities on Zanzibar, Tanzania
Davies, H. (Editor) 2003 A Natural Area Profile of the North Sea English Nature. Peterborough UK
Policy Coherence and Development:report to the EU Parliament Development Cmte


Created: 2006-06-02 Last Updated: 2014-09-01 by Helen DAVIES