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In house training on Gender Sensitivity for SEAFDEC staff

Gender is a socio-culturally constructed definition of women and men. Unlike sex, which is the biological characteristics of women and men, gender is determined by the concept of tasks, functions, and roles attributed to women and men in the society, in public and personal life. SEAFDEC recognizes that gender issue is an important approach to make the staff achieve happiness …

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SEAFDEC joins the Technical Consultation on Development of the ASEAN Common Fisheries Policy

The Department of Fisheries of Thailand hosted the Technical Consultation on Development of the ASEAN Common Fisheries Policy on 27-28 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. Officiated by Dr. Theerapat Prayoonsit, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives of Thailand,  the Consultation was attended by representatives from governmental agencies responsible for fisheries and the private sector of ASEAN Member …

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SEAFDEC joins the discussion on development of the ASEAN Common Fisheries Policy

The Department of Fisheries of Thailand hosted the Technical Consultation on Development of the ASEAN Common Fisheries Policy on 27-28 March 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. Officiated by Dr. Theerapat Prayoonsit, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives of Thailand, the Consultation was attended by representatives from governmental agencies responsible for fisheries and the private sector of the ASEAN …

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Work plan for enhancing blue swimming crab stocks in Cambodia prepared

Under the project on Promotion of Sustainable Fisheries Resources Enhancement Measures in Critical Habitats/Fishing Grounds in Southeast Asia, SEAFDEC/TD with support from the Japanese Trust Fund started off an activity on enhancement of blue swimming crab stocks in Cambodia. Angkaul Community Fisheries (CFi) of Kep Province, smallest province of Cambodia was selected as the pilot site.

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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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