SDG Indicator 14.4.1 - Fish stocks sustainability

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"This course focuses on SDG Indicator 14.4.1 - Fish stocks sustainability: “Proportion of fish stocks within biologically sustainable levels”. It introduces basic fisheries concepts and definitions, illustrates some technical aspects of classical and data-limited stock assessment and provides detailed guidance on process and tools for the analysis and reporting of the Indicator.

The target audience of this course includes:

  • National fisheries administration officials
  • Policy-makers or advisors
  • Members of the fishing community/fishing organizations
  • Fisheries scientists, data analysts, and statisticians

The course consists of 5 lessons, ranging from approximately 30 to 60 minutes duration each:

  • Lesson 1  Introduction to SDG Indicator 14.4.1
  • Lesson 2  Concepts and process behind the estimations of SDG Indicator 14.4.1
  • Lesson 3  Estimation of SDG Indicator 14.4.1 from classical stock assessment outputs
  • Lesson 4  Estimation of SDG Indicator 14.4.1 from data-limited methods
  • Lesson 5  Guidelines for national reporting of SDG Indicator 14.4.1"

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