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nems_imageTraining on Fisheries and Aquaculture Emergency Response Guidance held in the Philippines
Participants in this training seminar are all involved in post-Haiyan rehabilitation programmes in the Calamianes Region, where coastal fishing communities were severely devastated by Typhoon Haiyan in November [more…]
nems_imageFAO-backed research ship investigates the occurrence of trash in the southern Indian Ocean
The Dr Fridtjof Nansen is plying the waves of the southern Indian Ocean, trawling for trash.Every time the ship's scientific crew threw down special nets, they hauled in pieces of plastics, underscoring the risk [more…]
nems_imageMomentum gathers for international agreement to combat rogue fishing
A growing number of countries are ratifying an international agreement to combat illegal fishing, fueling interest in how best to implement the instrument. Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing is [more…]
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