FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

Regional workshop and study visit on aquaculture production planning and policy development

Antalya and Isparta, Türkiye, 13/06/2022 - 17/06/2022

The regional workshop and study visit on planning and policy development on increasing aquaculture production in Central Asia, Azerbaijan, and Türkiye will be held physically in Antalya and Isparta on 13–17 June as part of the project “Capacity development for sustainable fisheries and aquaculture management in Central Asia, Azerbaijan, and Turkey (FISHCap)” implemented under the FAO–Turkey Partnership Programme on Food and Agriculture.

The primary objective of the workshop is to provide participants with basic knowledge on:

  1.  a framework for planning and policy development in aquaculture;
  2.  share Türkiye’s experiences in aquaculture planning and policy development; and
  3.  fish farm business planning.

The workshop will include an event to mark the International Year of Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture 2022.

The workshop and study visit targets officers, fish farm managers, and researchers who are involved in aquaculture planning, policy development, and management from the following countries: Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Türkiye, and Uzbekistan.