COFI - Committee on Fisheries - 32nd Session (FI-701-32)
Jul 11-15, 2016
New Director of the FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA)
May 2016 - Manuel Barange assumed responsibilities as Director of the FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA). His professional record includes several high profile roles in the [more…]
Ground-breaking illegal fishing accord soon to enter into force: FAO Port State Measures ...
Illegal, unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing is about to become much more difficult thanks to the imminent entry into force of the Port State Measures Agreement (PSMA), a ground-breaking international accord [more…]
Promoting gender in fisheries activities in Somalia
FAO's fisheries activities in Somalia are working to include women in specialized training, while simultaneously creating sustainable employment that will allow women, with their newly developed skills, to play a [more…]