This report reaffirms the value of the fishing industry to the economies and societies of the pacific island countries the fishing industry benefits the people and economies of the pacific in various ways but the full value of these benefits is not reflected in the regions statistics. Small scale fisheries provide food income and a way of life for a high proportion of the largely coastal dwelling populations of the 22 pacific island countries and territories 1 although cash . Fisheries in the economies of the pacific island countries and territories robert gillett asian development bank mandaluyong city metro manila philippines 2009 australian harvard citation gillett r d asian development bank. The pacific island countries have two regional organizations with major involvement in fisheries at least some knowledge of those organizations is a prerequisite to appreciating the management of fisheries of the area box 1 table 1 the 22 pacific island countries and territories1. The research summarized in this report reaffirms the importance of this sector to the economies and societies of the pacific island countries the research reveals that the full value of fisheries is likely to have eluded statisticians and therefore fisheries authorities government decision makers and donors
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