nems_imageSADC commits to monitor and is expected to fast-track the implementation of its Protocol ...
Since 2018, FAO and the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) have developed and are implementing joint and agreed programs as well as work plans in a number of areas including the Aquaculture and [more…]
nems_imageA presentation delivered by Arni M. Mathiesen, Assistant Director-General, FAO Fisheries and ...
Video presentation on "Hand-in-Hand The Blue Umbrella Programme" delivered on the occasion of the "Reunion Internacional para la Cooperacion Sur-Sur y Triangular en el marco de la Iniciativa" held in Cartagena de [more…]
nems_imageThe FAO International Symposium on Fisheries Sustainability opens today!
In the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, the FAO International Symposium on Fisheries Sustainability aims to [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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