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Oceans and fisheries

The peripheral fisher

Fishing and living on the edge.

Profile

Location

EU Outermost Regions

Vessel type

Small, <12 m

Fishing gear

Passive gear

Targeted species

Coastal species, small pelagics, tuna

Employment

Full-time

Status

Owner, self-employed

Capitalisation level

Low

Gender

Man

Age

30

Education

Basic, hands-on learning

Markets

Local markets, local canning (tuna)

Values

Food (nutrition), employment, income