Global Oceans Action Summit for Food Security and Blue Growth opens in The Hague
Urgent coordinated action is needed to restore the health of the world’s oceans and secure the long-term well-being and food security of a growing global population. That is a key message of an international summit [more…]
FAO AUDIO: High-level gathering focuses on identifying solutions for healthy oceans
Árni M. Mathiesen is the Assistant Director-General of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department at FAO. In the following interview he elaborates on the priority issues being addressed at the summit and the biggest [more…]
Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission (WECAFC) takes management measures to conserve ...
The Western Central Atlantic Fishery Commission (WECAFC), a body of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), convened in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, 26-28 March 2014 for its 15th biennial [more…]
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.