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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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DG of DOF, Brunei Darussalam paid a visit to SEAFDEC Training Department

Mr. Abdul Halidi Bin Mohd. Salleh, Director-General of Fisheries Department and SEAFDEC Council Director for Brunei Darussalam and his team paid a visit to SEAFDEC Training Department on 17 January 2017. At the welcoming reception, SEAFDEC Secretary-General and Chief of TD, Dr. Kom Silapajarn led all SEAFDEC staffs to welcome our guests. The role of  SEAFDEC and TD on the …

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TWG of SEAFDEC joins gender analysis inception meeting in the Philippines

USAID in cooperation with SEAFDEC has been implementing the project on “USAID Oceans and Fisheries Partnership” with the aim of strengthening regional cooperation to promote sustainable fisheries across Southeast Asia’s diverse marine ecosystem. The project targets to support and engage in implementing a financial sustainable catch document treatability system and complementary sustainable fisheries management plans through regional demonstration at regional, national …

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SEAFDEC signs MOU with Fish Market Organization to collaborate on e-ACDS

On 27 December 2016 at the SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) premises in Samut Prakan, Thailand, SEAFDEC by the Secretary-General Dr. Kom Silapajarn signed an MOU with Fish Market Organization (FMO) of Thailand for collaboration on development and promotion of electronic system of the ASEAN Catch Documentation Scheme (e-ACDS).

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SEAFDEC convenes Workshop on Management of Longtail Tuna and Kawakawa Resources in the Southeast Asian Region and Development of Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) as Alternate Approach

MFRDMD in collaboration with SEAFDEC Secretariat organized the Workshop on Management of Longtail Tuna and Kawakawa Resources in the Southeast Asian Region and Development of Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) as Alternate Approach on 19-21 December 2016, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with funding support from the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project. The Workshop was attended by representatives from Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, …

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