Enabling Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in Yucatan and Quintana Roo to Thrive Through Innovative Ocean Governance: Legal Framework Analysis (Spanish)

Rodrigo Garcia Galindo
Date Released
September 2021
Cover - Legal Component - Tinker Report Sept 2021

Fortalecimiento de Pesquerías de Pequeña Escala en Yucatán y Quintana Roo Hacia la Sustentabilidad Mediante Innovación en la Gobernanza Oceánica: Componente Legal. This report presents the most extensive analysis of the legal framework regulating small-scale fisheries governance in Mexico, with a specific focus on the key fisheries in the Yucatan peninsula. The document summarizes main statutes and requirements and identifies avenues for further ELI work in support of sustainable near-shore fisheries in the Yucatan region.