NFF organising a rally to oppose Ocean grabbing  on 21st November 2016 at New Delhi.

Welcome to National Fishworkers Forum

The National Fishworkers' Forum (NFF), registered under the Trade Union Act of India, is the only national federation of state level small and traditional fish workers’ unions of India.NFF has affiliated organizations in all the coastal states and union territories of the Indian mainland.NFF fights to protect the life and livelihood of the fishing communities and its basic source - fisheries resources, biodiversity and natural environment.


NFF, as a major partner, is associated with the international movement of the fishing communities led by World Forum of Fisher Peoples (WFFP)

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14th October 2016

We, the People of BRICS ........ Nations

Urging the BRICS nations to look at issues of Social, Economic and Environmental justice and reminding the BRICS leadership of a time of an unprecedented crisis facing humanity and nature.
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Sunday, 19 July 2015

Kerala Fishers Gearing up for Protest AgainstFisheries Policy

After successfully thwarting the Meenakumari Committee report on deep sea fishing, fishermen are gearing p for yet another protest against the drafting process for a new National Marine Fisheries
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Sunday, 19 July 2015

Don't Arrest Fishermen Says World Forum of Fisher Peoples

NFF has appealed for compensation for Indian fishermen killed by Sri Lankan navy. The fishermen’s organisation representing 37 countries urged the governments...
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