Objectives of the workshop were:
1. To report on the community fisheries situation/activities and achievements in each target site from 2000-2004;
2. To provide an opportunity for grass roots community fisheries members from MRRF sites to share their own experiences on the process of community fisheries management and development from both river and reservoir sites;
3. To share and exchange knowledge, lessons learned and experiences and discuss the problems/constraints of community fisheries management and development.
4. To identify and develop recommendations for the appropriate solutions and strategies for sustainable community fisheries management and plans for 2005.