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USAID and SEAFDEC jointly host an Inception Workshop for the “Oceans and Fisheries Partnership”

On 15-16 September 2015, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and SEAFDEC jointly convened the “Oceans and Fisheries Partnership Inception Workshop” in Bangkok, Thailand. Officiated by the U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN H.E. Nina Hachigian, Mission Director of USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia represented by Mr. Alfred Nakatsuma, Deputy Director-General of the DOF Thailand Dr. Waraporn Prompoj, and …

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Experts Group Meeting on Development of Regional Plan of Action for Managing Fishing Capacity (RPOA-Capacity) Convened

The Experts Group Meeting on the Regional Plan of Action for Managing Fishing Capacity (RPOA-Capacity) was organized by SEAFDEC in Songkhla Province, Thailand on 19-21 August 2015 with co-financial support from the Japanese Trust Fund and the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project. The Meeting was attended by regional/national fisheries management experts from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, …

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Secretary-General at the World Water Week

From 23 to 28 August 2015, the SEAFDEC Secretary-General Dr. Chumnarn Pongsri together with Dr. Magnus Torell attended the “World Water Week” organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) in Sweden under the theme on “Water for Development”.

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SEAFDEC collaborates with DOF Thailand to conduct a Training of Trainers on Hatchery of Blue Swimming Crab

Considering the economic importance of blue swimming crab (Portunus pelagicus) in the Thailand-Cambodia-Viet Nam transboundary areas, the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project facilitated the conduct of Training of Trainers on Hatchery of Blue Swimming Crab at the Surat Thani Coastal Fisheries Research and Development Center in Surat Thani Province, Thailand from 10 to 28 August 2015. Co-organized by the Department of Fisheries of …

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