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Webinar: A journey through coastal and marine territories of life

Making waves in ocean conservation

First published on 06/14/2022, and last updated on 08/31/2022

Date and time: Tuesday 21 June, 14:00-16:00 UTC

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Live interpretation in Spanish, English, and French languages

Ahead of the 2022 UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon, join us to learn about coastal and marine territories of life and how they are making waves in mainstream fisheries and ocean conservation.

A diverse group of Indigenous and community fishers, leaders, and support organizations from around the world will share their stories and experiences during this online exchange. Check out: for a sneak peek.

Talks and Presentations

Indigenous Peoples’ and local communities’ coastal and marine territories of life: A short introduction
By Lorena Arce
Observatorio Ciudadano
Regional Coordinator for South Cone, ICCA Consortium Secretariat

Puruvesi winter seiners, climate change and preservation of traditional knowledge
By Tero Mustonen
Regional representative for the Circumpolar Arctic, ICCA Consortium Council

The sea of the future: Influence of Indigenous Peoples’ marine and coastal spaces, local administration, and territorial governance
By Johanna Coñuecar Llancapi
Comunidad Admapu Ka Lafken – Hualaihué, Chile

Indigenous fisheries in Pongso no Tao coastal and marine territory of life
By Sutej Hugu
Indigenous Taiwan – Self Determination Alliance ITW-SDA
Regional Coordinator for East Asia and North Asia, ICCA Consortium Secretariat

Important things to know about human rights-based ocean conservation
By Vivienne Solis Rivera

A call to action from small-scale fishers
By Gaoussou Gueye, President, African Confederation of Artisanal Fisheries Organisations (CAOPA);
Rolando Ramirez, Marine Areas of Responsible Fishing 201, Costa Rica;
Teri Tuxson, Locally Managed Marine Areas Network (LMMA) International; and
Lavenia Naivalu, Locally Managed Marine Areas Network (LMMA) International