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SEAFDEC Experience on Sharks

Side-Event at CITES-COP18 on 18 August 2019, 12:15-14:00 H This Side-Event will share experience from the Southeast Asian Region. Organizers: SEAFDEC and ASEAN Member States Presenters: Worawit Wanchana, Policy and Program Coordinator, SEAFDEC Secretariat and Lawrance Kissol Jr., Senior Fisheries Officer, Head of Marine Resource Management Office, CITES and Conservation of Endangered Species Unit, Department of Fisheries Sabah, Malaysia

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SEAFDEC participates in the Workshop on Gender Concepts, Tools, and Advocacy in Sustainable Fisheries Management

The SEAFDEC Gender Focal Person (SGFP) from SEAFDEC Secretariat participated in the Workshop on Gender Concepts, Tools and Advocacy in Sustainable Fisheries Management organized by the USAID Oceans on 6-9 August 2019 in Manado, Indonesia. The Workshop was attended mainly by representatives from several agencies and organizations in Indonesia including the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF), Marine and …

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National Forum on sharing lessons learned and knowledge of fisheries communities on fisheries resources and habitat management convened

The SEAFDEC-Sweden Project, Sustainable Development Foundation (SDF) of Thailand, and Burapha University Chanthaburi Campus co-hosted the National Forum to share lessons learned and knowledge of fisheries communities on fisheries resources and habitat management on 6-7 August 2019 at Burapha University Chanthaburi Campus, Chanthaburi Province, Thailand. The aims of the National Forum were to 1) disseminate experiences and lessons learned from …

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Capacity building on port state measures in ASEAN

The SEAFDEC Training Department (SEAFDEC/TD) organized “The Regional Training on Port State Measures (PSM) implementation for Inspectors in Southeast Asia” in collaboration with partners such as The Department of Fisheries (DOF) Thailand, Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA), Food And Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and The United States Agency for International Development …

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SEAFDEC-Sweden Project convenes GOT Sub-regional MCS Network Meeting

The SEAFDEC-Sweden Project convened the Gulf of Thailand Sub-regional Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) Network Meeting on 20-21 June 2019 in Chonburi, Thailand. The two-day Meeting brought together more than 30 participants comprised of officials from Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand, and Viet Nam; representatives from relevant agencies (fisheries, marine, marine police, maritime enforcement, surveillance, and navy), as well as representatives from …

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SEAFDEC attends the Thirty-second Session of INFOFISH Technical Advisory Board

The SEAFDEC Secretariat, represented by Ms. Nualanong Tongdee, attended as observer , during the 32nd Session of INFOFISH Technical Advisory Board (TAB) held in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia on 1 July 2019. During the Session, discussion was made on the progress of works undertaken by INFOFISH during the annual cycle of 2018-2019 as well as review of trade and market …

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SEAFDEC Special Seminar “C188 – Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No.188)”

SEAFDEC holds Special Seminar “C188 – Work in Fishing Convention, 2007 (No.188)” (the seminar will be conducted in Thai) on 9.30-11.30h, 31 July 2019 at SEAFDEC-NACA Conference Room, 2nd floor, SEAFDEC Secretariat, Bangkok, Thailand (Click to view a map) Key Speakers: 1. Mrs. Wilaiwan Koykaewpring Expert to the International Cooperation Bureau International Cooperation Bureau, Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour, …

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