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Details of Dr. Menakhem Ben-Yami   


Gender male
Job title Fisheries Adviser
Department World Fishing and Aquaculture Magazine
World Fishing and Aquaculture ( WF&A)
Media House, Azalea Drive, Swanley, BRS SHU,
18 A.Penn St.(Fl.29) 36056
Tel Aviv
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Tel 972-3-6499942
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Website http://benyami3.wix.com/benyami
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Degree Dr.hc (Kaliningrad State Techn.Univ.)
Job type 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 Advising, lecturing, and writing on fisheries management, fishery and coastal ecology, fishing technology, safety in small-scale fisheries, fishing communities development, fisherfolk organizations and credit schemes.

Italian (speak only), Spanish, Portuguese (read only).
Research Region 36, 35, 2, 3, 41
Skills/Expertise Fishing; fishing technology; fishery management; fishing ecology; FAO/UNDP/IFAD/International fisheries expertise
Comments Avaliable now mainly for consultations, lecturing, writing working and position papers, and for the press.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Menakhem BEN-YAMI)

Ben-Yami, M. (2011) Marine Farming: Perspectives on its Inevitability and Sustainability. In: Chircop,A., S. Coffen-Smout and M.McConnell (Eds.) Ocean Yearbook 25, 1-25. Martinus Nijhoff Publ.
Ben-Yami,M. and A.Gelman [2001] English-Russian Dictionary of Fishing and Related Marine Terms. FAO EASTFISH & FISCH Publ. House Michael Steinart. An der Alster 21, D-20099 Hamburg, Germany. 235 p.
Ben-Yami, M. [2000] Risks and Dangers in Small-Scale Fisheries: an Overview International Labour Office, Sectoral Activities Programme (SAP 3.6/WP.147). ILO Publications, ILO, CH-1211 Geneva 22, Switzerland. 60 p.
Ben-Yami, M. [1994] Purse Seining Manual Fishing News Books with FAO, Blackwell Science, Oxford. 406 p.
Ben-Yami, M. [1989] Trends in boats motorization in artisanal fisheries: the cases of Nigeria, Ecuador, and Kenya. The International Fisheries Energy Optimization Working Group, Vancouver, Canada, 28-30 Aug.1989. Paper 1.3:12 p.
Ben-Yami, M. [1986] Aquaculture: The importance of knowing its limitations CERES - the FAO Review. No.112. Vol.19(4):15-19
Ben-Yami, M. [1976]. Fishing with Light. FAO Fishing Manuals. Fishing News Books with FAO, UK. 121 p.
Ben-Yami, M. [1974] The invasion of Saurida undosquamis (Richardson) into the Levant Basin - an example of biological effect of interoceanic canals. Fishery Bulletin: Vol72(2):359-373
80. Fisheries management: Hijacked by neoliberal economics. Samudra (35): 19-25, July 2003. www.benyami.org. Post-autistic Economics Review (Internet journal) - www.paecon.net. 82. * Out of Fishermen?s Hands: The Evolution of Fishing Cultures. With G.Sharp and J.R.McGoodwin, 2004. 238p. http://garysharp.org. 83. The effect of climatic shifts on catch composition in the Mediterranean Fisheries of Israel. In: The Second Annual Conference of the Israeli Association of Aquatic Studies ? Abstracts (2005). P.10. 85. * Making sense of sustainable fisheries management. Pp. 17-40. In Olsen, M. (phot.) M.Ben-Yami and B.Tyril). Images of Fishermen: the North Atlantic. (GlobalOne Press Ltd., Aberdeen, UK). nais@globalone-press.com). 384 pp. 2006 86. The meaning of sustainability. Part 1. World Fishing, 2006 (5):6. 87. The meaning of sustainability. Part 2. World Fishing, 2006 (6):6. 88* Progressive development in the marine environment (with A. Issar). Chpt. 11, pp. 71-79, in: Issar, A. (ed.) Progressive Development. (Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg). 152 p. 2010. 89. The performance of trawl boards while turning. In: Ivanov V.E. et al (eds), pp. 294-295. Proceedings of International Scientific-Practical Conference Dedicated to 5th Anniversary of Prof. A.L. Fridman and 95th Anniversary of the 90.Ben-Yami.M (2011). Marine Farming: Perspectives on its Inevitability and Sustainability. In: Ocean Yearbook 25, P.1-25.Martinus Nijhoff Publ.
Easy Prey? Not any more. Wrld.Fish.Aquac, August 2015

Created: 2005-07-30 Last Updated: 2015-07-01 by Menakhem BEN-YAMI