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In-house Training on Gender Awareness and Gender Mainstreaming in Fisheries

The In-house Training on Gender Awareness and Gender Mainstreaming in Fisheries was conducted at SEAFDEC Secretariat on 21 April 2017 participated by new SEAFDEC staff and Regional Fisheries Program Networking (RFPN) representatives from different countries, namely: Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines, Viet Nam and Thailand . The aim of the training was to support the participants to ensure that they have a …

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SEAFDEC RFPN 2017: Enhancing Coordination within ASEAN Countries through the Regional Fisheries Policy Network Program

Like in many years before, the Regional Fisheries Policy Network (RFPN) Program has been continued by SEAFDEC in 2017 by accepting the nominations of representatives from seven ASEAN Member States, namely: Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam, to serve as members of the RFPN. For 2017, five members of the RFPN have started to serve their …

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SEAFDEC Senior Staff attend the Gender Training hosted by the Embassy of Sweden

The Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok, Thailand has contracted Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management to be a Regional Gender Equality Support to the Embassy´s development cooperation partners for the implementation of Sweden’s development cooperation in Asia. The Gender Support Function was launched on 19 January 2017 with active participation of SEAFDEC’s gender focal points and …

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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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