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SEAFDEC-Sweden Project conducts the Meeting on the Development of MCS Network for the Southern Andaman Sea Sub-region

The SEAFDEC-Sweden Project convened the Meeting on the Development of Monitoring, Control, and Surveillance (MCS) Network for the Southern Andaman Sea Sub-region on 20-21 August 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand. A total of 33 (11 women and 22 men) delegates from various fisheries, enforcement, and maritime security agencies of Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand, FAO, SEAFDEC, and Regional Fisheries Policy Network attended …

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Side Event organized by SEAFDEC during CITES CoP 18 in Geneva Switzerland

On 18 August 2019, SEAFDEC organized the side event “SEAFDEC Experiences on Sharks” during the CoP18 of CITES in Geneva to disseminate the experiences of SEAFDEC and the lessons learnt on the conservation and management of sharks in the Southeast Asian region. Focusing on capacity building, the programs of activities spearheaded by SEAFDEC in collaboration with international and national organizations …

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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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