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Health and Nutrition

It has been well established that diets rich in omega-3 are beneficial to health and can be preventative for disease. Consumers, increasingly more informed and interested in healthy foods, are now actively seeking out omega-3s to include in their diets. ...
If done right, fisheries and aquaculture can provide nutritious food for all and generate decent incomes, while supporting people centred rural development and protecting the environment. Fish is widely looked to as a nutrient dense food containing high quality protein ...
A review of campaigns about health benefits of fish consumption. For Children: Mardelira Project; Galicia, Spain The Mardelira Project is a collaboration among the fishermen of Lira in Galicia which began in 2003. One component of the project is Taller Fishing, a program ...
The current debate over the expansion of the EU’s Emissions Trading System from air-line traffic to other areas may have implications for a future agenda that could indirectly impact fisheries. Launched in 2005, the EU’s Emissions Trading System is the world’s largest emissions ...

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