nems_image2020 International Forum on the Effects of Climate Change on Fisheries and Aquaculture
On 25 and 26 February FAO will host the2020 International Forum on the Effects of Climate Change on Fisheries and AquacultureClimate change poses a threat to ocean and freshwater resources. Increased temperatures [more…]
nems_imageNext World Fish Migration Day: May 16, 2020
What is World Fish Migration Day?World Fish Migration Day is a one-day global celebration to create awareness of open rivers and migratory fish. This international day of events is coordinated by the World Fish [more…]
nems_imageNow Online: FAO podcast - Blue Innovators
As part of the new FAO series “Blue Innovators”, two podcasts have just been released.Blue innovators across the globe are coming up with novel ways to protect the ocean, harness its resources [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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