Topic outline

  • This course is part of the series on the Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries (EAF). It features the EAF Implementation Monitoring Tool (EAF-IMT), a simple method to monitor progress in implementation of the EAF in fisheries management, that aims to support fisheries management planning and decision-making. This course was designed to explain why and how to use the EAF-IMT and associated material.

      • System Requirements

        The online version of this course runs on the latest versions of the major browsers, such as Chrome, Safari, Edge and Firefox.

        The downloadable version only runs on Windows PC’s and no additional software is needed.

        • Audience

          This e-learning course is intended for a cross section of audiences involved in fisheries or related fields, including:

          • Policy makers
          • Staff of fisheries  institutions
          • Scientists and technicians 
          • Fishers and fish workers
          • Academia and students
          • Other practitioners, UN agencies, NGOs, RFBs (Regional Fishery Bodies)

          • You will learn about

            • Why, when and how to use the EAF-IMT.
            • EAF-IMT related material, such as the EAF-IMT Manual, Scoring tables, scoring rationale template and dashboard.
            • How to recognize strengths and weaknesses of assessed fisheries.
            • Formulations of recommendations to address the gaps identified.

            • Partners