FAO Fishing Vessels Finder
The FAO Fishing Vessels Finder (FVF), a one-stop site to search for detailed information on individual fishing vessels, is now available. You can search the FVF, a data warehouse developed by FAO, from a variety [more…]
Positive results of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries
A recent study highlighted the benefits of implementing the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries. Focusing on five ecological indicators to quantify the ecosystem effects of fishing, the analysis found that [more…]
Developing fish landing centres: experiences and lessons from Sri Lanka
After the December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, FAO helped with the preparation of a post-tsunami master plan for fisheriesinfrastructure rehabilitation, contributing to reconstructing and developing the inshore [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.