FAO Regional Office for Near East and North Africa

List of events

RECOFI-FIRMS Data call Workshop
03.08.2021 - 04.08.2021
The existing RECOFI-FIRMS fisheries inventories contribute to the understanding of the structure of the exploitation of fishery resources and of the management context. Fisheries inventories can contribute to the understanding of the state of resources by describing profiles and trends of the exploitation of fishery resources and by providing a...
Regional Stakeholder Dialogue
13.07.2021 - 15.07.2021
Since February 2020, the world is experiencing what is probably the worst health and economic crisis of modern history. The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized the vulnerabilities of our societies and the need for radical review of our social and economic models. Central to this transformation will be the way we...
  Monday, 12 July 2021   |   11:00-13:30 (Cairo/Rome time)   BACKGROUND:   The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets the stage for transforming our world through the achievement of 17 Sustainable Development Goals. This Agenda is a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity, and to strengthen universal peace. It recognizes that eradicating poverty...
Date and Time: 05 July 2021; virtual webinar of 1.5 hours via ZOOM (10:00am-11:30am) Participants: Directors and Senior Fisheries Officers of Near Eastern and North African countries Languages: English, Arabic and French (simultaneous interpretation will be provided)     Small-scale fisheries is a harsh and hazardous occupation. Every day hundreds of fishers are injured and...
  The inaugural ceremony of dairy processing, marketing, and micro-enterprise centers established under the EU-funded project: Support to agricultural Livelihood of rural and peri-urban returnees and communities in Ninawa governorate Iraq, implemented by FAO in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture.     The event includes the following activities: Opening ceremony Distribution of milk equipment and...