The Objectives of FIMSUL are:

· Developing a long-term vision on marine fisheries by the stakeholders;

· Drafting a new comprehensive marine fisheries policy;

· Bringing a clear agreement between Policy-makers on best policy approaches for sustainable livelihoods in fisheries;

· Designing a revised institutional and legal framework for fisheries and defining the process for its implementation;

· Defining a new and practical fisheries management system;

· Defining the system for assessing fisheries livelihoods;

· Agreeing on a pathway for fisheries development to the Year 2030