Launch of the State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2022 (SOFIA 2022)

Virtual Meeting
 Rome time

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) is a FAO flagship report that analyses the status and trends in fisheries and aquaculture at a global and regional level.

FAO Director-General, QU Dongyu, will launch the report.  

H.E. Peter Thomson, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for the Ocean, will address the event. Manuel Barange, the director of FAO’s fisheries and aquaculture division, will provide a detailed presentation on SOFIA 2022’s major findings.

A panel of experts will discuss the report’s highlights and the challenges faced by the sector.


Hashtag: #SOFIA2022, #BlueTransformation, #UNOC2022


Plenary Hall, Altice Arena, Lisbon Portugal.


Topics: Fisheries & aquaculture
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