nems_imageFish Forum 2018 kicks off today !
10-14 December 2018, FAO headquarters, Rome, ItalyBringing together the wider community of scientists and experts working on fisheries and the marine environment in the Mediterranean and Black Sea in order to [more…]
nems_imageFAO Expert Group met in Palermo to better understand the risks of antimicrobial resistance ...
26 Nov 2018 Top photo: AMR/RA/AAH experts debate on risk of AMR in aquaculture 29 Nov 2018: Bottom photo: Experts from candidate FAO Reference Laboratory [more…]
nems_imageFAO Aquaculture Newsletter (FAN) 59 is out
ABSTRACTThis issue of FAN contains an editorial on Opportunities for aquaculture development in drylands, and four main sections on: Global aquaculture updates with an article from statistician's desk providing [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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