The General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean 39th regular session opens at Expo 2015

The General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) opens the 39th regular session at Expo Milano 2015 on 25 May, hosted by the Ministry of agriculture, food and forestry. 

At the end of the opening ceremony in the “Sala Auditorium” in the Italian Pavilion the delegates will tour the World Exposition, visiting the different UN Spaces that make up the UN Itinerary, among other things. 

The General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) is a regional fisheries management organization, established within the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) under the provisions of Article XIV of the FAO constitution. 

Based in Rome, the GFCM’s objectives are to promote the development, conservation, rational management and best utilization of living marine resources, as well as the sustainable development of aquaculture in the Mediterranean, Black Sea and connecting waters.

 

More information about the 39th regular session

 

Share this page