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Call for abstracts

12/11/2020

Meeting of Professionals / Experts in Fish Safety, Technology and Marketing in Africa. Entebbe, Uganda, 2021

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), within the context of the African Network on Fish Technology and Safety (ANFTS), is inviting experts and professionals to submit papers for publication on advances in technology, food safety and marketing in fisheries and aquaculture value chains.

This call for papers builds on a series of meetings/consultations supported by FAO that took place in 1980 (Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania, 1982 (Casablanca, Morocco), 1985 (Lusaka, Zambia), 1988 (Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire), 1991 (Accra, Ghana) 1996 (Kisumu, Kenya), 2001 (Saly-Mbour, Senegal), 2005 (Bagamoyo, Tanzania), 2008 (Agadir, Morocco), 2011 (Mahé, Seychelles) and in 2017 (Elmina, Ghana). Due to COVID-19 pandemic resulting to uncertainty in movements and travel restrictions, the ANFTS meeting for 2020 is rescheduled to potentially late 2021, and when conditions for a physical meeting and travel become feasible.

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