Seychelles Fishing Authority (SFA)
To develop the fishing industry to its fullest potential and to safeguard the resource base for sustainable development.
Overall Policy Objective
The long-term policy of the Government of Seychelles for the fishing industry is the "promotion of sustainable & responsible fisheries development & optimization of the benefits from this sector for present and future generations".
It is anticipated that this will be achieved via the:
Conservation & management of marine resources in order to ensure the sustainability and long term viability of the industry
Maximum generation of employment
Maximization of revenue from fisheries & other related activities
Promotion of an integrated economy
Food supply and food security enhancement
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