Fisheries Week Celebration

in association with

World Fisheries Day, 2022

World Fisheries Day is celebrated every year on November 21st to highlight the importance of healthy ocean ecosystems, to ensure sustainable stocks of fisheries in the world, and for recognizing the importance of fisheries, as a leading food-producing sector. Fisheries fraternity celebrates this day through workshops, public meetings, cultural dramas, exhibitions, etc. The day also explores moves towards finding solutions to the increasingly interconnected problems that the world is facing to follow the sustainable model. 

Photography Competition

AFG fisheries week photography competition 2022

Theme: "Artisanal Fisheries"

Prize for winner: ₹1500/- & Certificate


We're in the same boat, Brother.

Captured by: Madhurjya Borah

Our Audacious Fishermen 

Captured by: Nisanth HP

Harvest of Ring Seines 

Captured by: Sidharth sen

External Judge

Dr. Sandeep Das

EDGE Fellow, London Zoological Society

Winner, Wildlife Photographer of the year, 2019 by the Department of Forest and Wildlife, Government of Kerala

Finalist, Wildlife Photographer of the year, 2022 by the Natural History Museum, London

Second Prize Winner, The Sanctuary Asia Wildlife Photography Award, 2021

Jury selection, Nature in Focus Photography Award, 2022

Contact Information

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