Hans Ellefsen
  • Jónas Broncks gøta 25, 4th floor, FO-100 Tórshavn

    Faroe Islands

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 1 - No Poverty
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

External positions

Advisor, Ministry of Fisheries

1 May 20161 Aug 2019


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  • The pay systems for commercial fishers in Nordic fisheries: influence on the management and sustainability of fisheries

    Nielsen, M., Larsen, E., Ellefsen, H., Rógvi, H., Hansen, J. S., Schrøder, S. E., Teilmann, K., Møller, J. H., Kristófersson, D. M., Eyrún Marinósdóttir, E., Tveteraas, S. L. & Schmidt, C-C., 2022, 143 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review

    Open Access
    13 Downloads (Pure)
  • Can small-scale fisheries survive market-based management? Nordic evidence

    Nielsen, M., Andersen, P., Asche, F., Ellefsen, H., Hammarlund, C., Hoff, A., Kristofersson, D. M., Nielsen, R., Rógvi, H., Roll, K., Sævaldsson, H., Virtanen, J. & Waldo, S., 2021, In: Fish and Fisheries. 1-17, 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    1 Citation (Scopus)
  • The quest for fisheries governance

    Ellefsen, H. & Bromley, D. W., 28 May 2021, In: Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene. 9, 1, 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    Open Access
    35 Downloads (Pure)
  • Defining economic welfare in fisheries

    Jensen, F., Nielsen, M. & Ellefsen, H., 1 Oct 2019, In: Fisheries Research. 218, p. 138-154 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    2 Citations (Scopus)
  • Effort rights-based management

    Squires, D., Maunder, M., Allen, R., Andersen, P., Astorkiza, K., Butterworth, D., Caballero, G., Clarke, R., Ellefsen, H., Guillotreau, P., Hampton, J., Hannesson, R., Havice, E., Helvey, M., Herrick, S., Hoydal, K., Maharaj, V., Metzner, R., Mosqueira, I., Parma, A., & 7 othersPrieto-Bowen, I., Restrepo, V., Sidique, S. F., Steinsham, S. I., Thunberg, E., del Valle, I. & Vestergaard, N., 1 May 2017, In: Fish and Fisheries. 18, 3, p. 440-465 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

    14 Citations (Scopus)