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Working Documents  
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/1/Rev.1 PROVISIONAL AGENDA AND TIMETABLE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/2

FAO FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE DEPARTMENT’S EFFORTS IN IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PAST SESSIONS OF THE COFI SUB-COMMITTEE ON AQUACULTURE 

COFI:AQ/IX/2017/3/Rev.1

PROGRESS REPORTING ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE CODE OF CONDUCT FOR RESPONSIBLE FISHERIES (CCRF) PROVISIONS RELEVANT TO AQUACULTURE AND CULTURE-BASED FISHERIES 

COFI:AQ/IX/2017/4

REPORT FROM THE SECRETARIAT OF THE COFI SUB-COMMITTEE ON FISH TRADE 

COFI:AQ/IX/2017/5 AQUACULTURE, THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS (SDGS)/AGENDA 2030 AND FAO'S COMMON VISION FOR SUSTAINABLE FOOD AND AGRICULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/6/Rev.1 AQUATIC GENETIC RESOURCES FOR AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/7

EXTENSION FOR AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT 

COFI:AQ/IX/2017/8

SPECIAL EVENT ON AQUACULTURE IN THE SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS): BLUE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR SIDS IN A CHANGING CLIMATE 

COFI:AQ/IX/2017/9

PROGRESS REPORTING ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF TECHNICAL GUIDELINES ON AQUACULTURE CERTIFICATION AND THE EVALUATION FRAMEWORK TO ASSESS CONFORMITY OF AQUACULTURE CERTIFICATION SCHEMES WITH THE GUIDELINES 

   
Information Papers  
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.1/Rev.1 PROVISIONAL LIST OF DOCUMENTS 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.4 STATEMENT OF COMPETENCE AND VOTING RIGHTS SUBMITTED BY THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU) AND ITS MEMBER STATES 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.5 REPORT OF THE EIGHTH SESSION OF THE SUB-COMMITTEE ON AQUACULTURE BRASILIA, BRAZIL, 5–9 OCTOBER 2015 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.6 REPORT OF THE FIFTEENTH SESSION OF THE SUB-COMMITTEE ON FISH TRADE OF THE COMMITTEE ON FISHERIES, AGADIR, MOROCCO, 22–26 FEBRUARY 2016 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.7 BUILDING A COMMON VISION FOR SUSTAINABLE FOOD AND AGRICULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.8 STATUS OF PREPARATION OF THE STATE OF THE WORLD'S AQUATIC GENETIC RESOURCES FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.9 REPORT OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE AD HOC INTERGOVERNMENTAL TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP ON AQUATIC GENETIC RESOURCES FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ROME, ITALY, 20–22 JUNE 2016 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.10 REPORT OF THE SIXTEENTH REGULAR SESSION OF THE COMMISSION ON GENETIC RESOURCES FOR FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, ROME, 30 JANUARY – 3 FEBRUARY 2017 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.11 SUMMARY OF THE REPORT OF THE FIRST SESSION OF THE COFI ADVISORY WORKING GROUP ON AQUATIC GENETIC RESOURCES AND TECHNOLOGIES, BRASILIA, BRAZIL, 1–2 OCTOBER 2015 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/Inf.12 TECHNICAL GUIDELINES EVALUATION FRAMEWORK, GSSI GLOBAL BENCHMARK TOOL AND THEIR INTERACTIONS 
   
Session Background Documents  
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.1 THE FAO FISHERIES AND AQUACULTURE DEPARTMENT’S EFFORTS IN IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PAST SESSIONS OF THE COFI SUB-COMMITTEE ON AQUACULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.2 THE 2030 AGENDA AND THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS: THE CHALLENGE FOR AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.3 THEMATIC BACKGROUND STUDY No 1: INCORPORATING GENETIC DIVERSITY AND INDICATORS INTO STATISTICS AND MONITORING OF FARMED AQUATIC SPECIES AND THEIR WILD RELATIVES 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.4 THEMATIC BACKGROUND STUDY No 2: GENETIC RESOURCES FOR MICROORGANISMS OF CURRENT AND POTENTIAL USE IN AQUACULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.5 THEMATIC BACKGROUND STUDY No 3: GENOME-BASED BIOTECHNOLOGIES IN AQUACULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.6 THEMATIC BACKGROUND STUDY No 4: GENETIC RESOURCES FOR FARMED SEAWEEDS 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.7 THEMATIC BACKGROUND STUDY NO 5: GENETIC RESOURCES FOR FARMED FRESHWATER MACROPHYTES: A REVIEW 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.8 FAO. 2017. DOING AQUACULTURE AS A BUSINESS FOR SMALLAND MEDIUM-SCALE FARMERS. PRACTICAL TRAINING MANUAL. MODULE 1: THE TECHNICAL DIMENSION OF COMMERCIAL AQUACULTURE, BY ANA MENEZES, NATHANAEL HISHAMUNDA, LEONARD LOVSHIN AND ELISABETTA MARTONE. ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA; ROME, ITALY 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.9 FISHERIES ECOLABELLING, AQUACULTURE CERTIFICATION, CONFORMITY ASSESSMENT AND BENCHMARKING, HELD IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, 5–6 AUGUST 2015; BANGKOK, THAILAND, 31 AUGUST–1 SEPTEMBER 2015; AND SANTIAGO, CHILE, 8–9 SEPTEMBER 2015 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.10 AQUACULTURE AND BLUE GROWTH DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS) 23 OCTOBER 2017 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.11 ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE (AMR) IN AQUACULTURE 
COFI:AQ/IX/2017/SBD.12 REGIONAL STATISTICAL ANALYSIS OF RESPONSES BY FAO MEMBERS, REGIONAL FISHERIES BODIES AND AQUACULTURE NETWORKS TO THE 2017 QUESTIONNAIRE ON THE CODE OF CONDUCT FOR RESPONSIBLE FISHERIES IMPLEMENTATION IN AQUACULTURE 
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