Identify the seminal works on the subject and discuss the role that key authors have played in establishing the Blue Economy as a key goal of sustainable development.
Small-Scale Fisheries and The Blue Economy
The Assessment Task
This assignment comprises two main deliverables, a Literature Review and a Whitepaper. These two parts are to be joined into a single, professional report by appropriate linking text.
Conduct a literature review on the schools of thought promoting the Blue Economy. Identify the seminal works on the subject and discuss the role that key authors have played in establishing the Blue Economy as a key goal of sustainable development.Summarise the concerns of the supporters of small-scale fisheries (SSF) in respect to current international policies. In your view, have SSF received the attention from international stakeholders that they deserve?
On successful completion of this assessment, you will be able to:
Assess the implications of the circular economy model for organisational functions, processes and leadership.
Identify the stakeholders impacted by the circular economy, evaluating the opportunities and barriers that may arise for these individuals and groups.
Synthesise core ideas and concepts from a variety of sources to produce informed recommendations.
Design and articulate proposals to effect sustainable change that recognises the impact on, and implications for, individuals, groups and society.