Postdoctoral position: Fisheries allocation in Canada’s North

 

Along with Nigel Hussey at the University of Windsor, and in association with the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board (NWMB), I am recruiting a Postdoctoral Fellow to conduct revisions of a fisheries allocation policy for turbot and shrimp fisheries in Nunavut, and to develop a framework for future allocation decision making in Nunavut. Please see attached posting. NWMB_PostdocFINAL

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FSRS Research

This poster was presented at the Fishermen and Scientists Research Society Meeting on February 23, 2017 by Masters students Christina Callegari and Becca Aucoin. You can read more about Christina’s work on traceability here christina-1-pager-1 and Becca’s work on community supported fisheries here becca-1-pager-1.

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The future of food security in Canada

In July, Megan gave the first ‘food security theme’ lecture of the 2016 SHAD Dalhousie course to a group of 50+ top high school students from around the country.  Read more about SHAD Dalhousie 2016 and food security in Canada here.SHAD (Megan_Bailey) Twitter Post

Tuna value chains and Fair Trade USA

The world’s first Fair Trade USA fishery – Molluca yellowfin tuna – provides a clear example of how market certifications transform value chain relationships. But for better or for worse? A hard question to answer generally, but for this first example, things seem to be going well. Black and white icons below from thenounproject.com. Untitled