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Biodiversity is the sum of all terrestrial, marine and other aquatic ecosystems, species and genetic diversity. It includes the variability within and among living organisms [...]

The meeting discussed the need to boost the standardization of tools for overexploited fish stocks assessment in order to improve the comparability of Member countries’ results, and called for improved capacity development in fisheries management.

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This paper shows that there is no, or low, fish market integration in the region due to traditional consumption patterns, the use of different market chains and a persistent negative perception of farmed products in the area.

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This study examines 12 initiatives in developing countries that have successfully built markets for agroecological products, identifying the linkages between markets and the community and highlighting the role of consumers in influencing marketing strategies.

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The meeting discussed the role of biotechnologies in improving food security in the Asia-Pacific region, presenting good practices (e.g. DNA-based diagnostics for shrimp disease management in Thailand) and calling for awareness raising and knowledge transfer.

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