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The Central Asian and Caucasus Regional Fisheries and Aquaculture Commission (CACFish), a body established in 2011 under FAO, convened in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on 10-12 October for its 5th session and reviewed [more…]
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Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. September 13, 2016 - Key partners of the Caribbean and North Brazil Shelf Large Marine Ecosystems Project ("the UNDP/GEF CLME+ Project") assembled from 6 to 9 September in Miami to [more…]
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Capture fisheries support the livelihoods of over 120 million people. Small-scale fisheries produce two-thirds of all catches destined for direct human consumption and provide 90% of the employment in the sector.[more…]
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The Code sets out principles and international standards of behavior for responsible practices with a view to ensuring the effective conservation, management and development of living aquatic resources, with due respect for the ecosystem and biodiversity. The Code recognizes the nutritional, economic, social, environmental and cultural importance of fisheries and the interests of all stakeholders of the fishing and aquaculture industries… [Continue]

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture, the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department's flagship publication issued every two years, provides a comprehensive, objective and global view of capture fisheries and aquaculture.
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