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SEAFDEC representatives attend the Gender Equality Training hosted by the Embassy of Sweden

“Gender Equality Training” was organized by the Embassy of Sweden on 23-24 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. With the objective of setting up gender equality knowledge to decision-making level, the Training was attended by SEAFDEC Secretary-General, Dr. Kom Silapajarn; Senior Advisor, Dr. Magnus Torell; and Assistant Policy and Program Coordinator, Dr. Worawit Wanchana. The training has the overall objective of …

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SEAFDEC takes part in the Workshop on Co-creation for Transformation of Effective Delivery on SDGs

SEAFDEC Secretary-General, Dr. Kom Silapajarn together with Dr. Magnus Torell and Ms. Suntree Pumpuang attended the Annual Workshop “Co-Creation for Transformation- Effective Delivery on SDGs through Enhanced Cross-Sectorial Interaction,” hosted by the Swedish Embassy on 21-22 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Workshop was organized for the regional development partner organizations of Swedish International Development Cooperation in Asia and the …

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Training Course on Laboratory Equipment Operation and Organic/Inorganic Compound Analysis organized in Cambodia

The “Training Course on Laboratory Equipment Operation and Organic/Inorganic Compound Analysis” was organized at Prek Leap National College (PLNCA) in Cambodia from 14 to 16 March 2017. Supported by the Japan Trust Fund, the training was aimed at providing knowledge to Cambodians working in the laboratory of PLNCA. The course was attended by 25 trainees including teaching staff and students …

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SEAFDEC holds the Sixth Meeting of the Gulf of Thailand Sub-region

SEAFDEC organized the “6th Meeting of the Gulf of Thailand Sub-region” from 28 February to 2 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand with support from the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project. The Meeting was attended by representatives from the four (4) Gulf of Thailand countries, namely Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam as well as senior officers from SEAFDEC Secretariat, MFRDMD and TD. The …

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JTF team from SEAFDEC Secretariat attends Annual JTF Progress Meeting at AQD

The “2016 Government of Japan Trust Fund (JTF) Projects Annual Progress and Planning Meeting on the Promotion of Sustainable Aquaculture and Resource Enhancement in Southeast Asia” was organized by SEAFDEC/Aquaculture Department (AQD) at its Tigbauan Main Station in Iloilo, Philippines on 9 February 2017. JTF team from SEAFDEC Secretariat led by Dr. Kaoru Ishii SEAFDEC Deputy Secretary-General and Japanese Trust …

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SEAFDEC convenes technical meeting to plan for stock study on anchovy, Indo-Pacific mackerel and blue swimming crab species in the Gulf of Thailand

SEAFDEC convened the “Technical Meeting on Planning for Development of Stock Study for Anchovy, Indo-Pacific Mackerel and Blue Swimming Crab (AIB) Species in the Gulf of Thailand” on 7-8 February 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand with funding support from the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project. The Workshop was attended by fishery experts and fishery biologists from Department of Fisheries of Thailand, as well as …

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Capacity building on gender analysis for TD staff

SEAFDEC started to integrate gender issues into its organization and projects as SEAFDEC sees the need to specially enhance the capacity of its gender focal points and key staff. In this regard, SEAFDEC/TD organized the “Intensive Training and Practical on Gender Analysis” from 24 to 26 January 2017 in Petchaburi, Province, Thailand. Nine TD staff who were identified as gender …

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