Margarita Lizarraga Medal Award 2012-2013
FAO has awarded the Margarita Lizárraga Medal to La Organización del Sector Pesquero y Acuícola del Istmo Centroamericano (OSPESCA) in El Salvador. OSPESCA, a Regional Fishery Body, was selected in recognition of [more…]
Partnering with tuna processors in Ecuador
Tuna is one of the most valuable fish commodities in the world. To help develop fisheries and aquaculture, the Ecuadorian Chamber of Manufacturers and Tuna Processors (CEIPA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding [more…]
Sting operation - jellyfish
30 May 2013, Rome - Surges in jellyfish populations may be one reason for a drop in fish stocks observed in the Mediterranean and Black Sea, according to a new report published by FAO.
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.