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FarFish en Industrias Pesqueras: ejemplos de iniciativas de buenas prácticas llevadas a cabo por operadores pesqueros

Alexandre Rodríguez, Secretario General del LDAC ha publicado en la edición especial de Industrias Pesqueras un interesante artículo sobre iniciativas de buenas prácticas llevadas a cabo por operadores pesqueros. Los tres operadores mencionados, Opagac, Opromar y Orpagu colaboran con el proyecto FarFish ya sea como socios (Opromar) o como miembros del grupo externo de expertos […]

FarFish presented in the Spanish industry journal Industrias Pesqueras

Alexandre Rodríguez from the LDAC, one of the FarFish Consortium members, has published in a special edition of Industrias Pesqueras (main fisheries industry journal in Spain) an interesting article referring some good practices initiatives developed by fisheries operators. These initiatives highlight the collaboration between fishermen and scientists, and all the achievements that we can achieve […]

Pan-Arctic Marine Protected Area Network – a solution for anthropogenic threat in the Arctic

FarFish essay series FarFish developed and ran a one-week University-level certificate course in Marine Management and Innovation in the spring of 2020. Over thirty participants attended the course and eight students completed the certificate programme by submitting a thesis on FarFish relevant issues. We have been publishing summary of these essays here at the FarFish […]

Save the Date: International Conference

Challenges in the design and implementation of a sustainable fisheries management for the SW Atlantic: a scientific-based approach The international conference Challenges in the design and implementation of a sustainable fisheries management for the SW Atlantic: a scientific-based approach, within the framework of FarFish project, will be held ‘online’ (Zoom platform) on March, 4th 2021 […]

The FarFish word is spreading

This past week the FarFish project has been presented at two exciting platforms. One of FarFish’s key researcher, Duarte Vidal from Centro Tecnológico del Mar-Fundación (CETMAR), presented the project at an ANACEF OPP 43 conference in Spain on Management and sustainability of West African fisheries. The following day, the FarFish project was presented at the […]

Patching the gaps of ABNJ governance

FarFish developed and ran a one-week University-level certificate course in Marine Management and Innovation in the spring of 2020. Over thirty participants attended the course and eight students completed the certificate programme by submitting a thesis on FarFish relevant issues. We have been publishing summary of these essays here at the FarFish webpage, and now […]

Good practice guidelines for developing management recommendations for the EU fleet operating outside European waters – draft for commenting

One of many FarFish project outputs is the development a European voluntary CEN standard that will be published as CEN Workshop Agreement (CWA) after going through an open CEN process. The focus of this standard is to provide guidelines for the development of so-called Management Recommendations for the EU fleet operating outside EU waters, which have been […]

FarFish – Inspiration for Changes

Cadu Villaça from Brazil participated in the Far Fish Marine Management and Innovation course at the University of Tromsø this past March. He wrote to us last week to let us know of some exciting developments in his professional life, part of which he attributes to his participation in the FarFish course. This highlights how […]