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SEAFDEC convenes the Regional Workshop on Piloting E-EAFM LEAD Materials

SEAFDEC convened the “Regional Workshop on Piloting E-EAFM LEAD Materials” on 27-29 June 2016 in Rayong Province, Thailand, with funding support from the FAO/GEF/SEAFDEC/REBYC-II CTI Project. The Workshop was attended by fifteen (15) policy level participants from REBYC participating countries, representatives from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), REBYC-II CTI, IMA International, SEAFDEC Secretariat and Training Department. The Workshop was …

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SEAFDEC pays courtesy call to the SEAFDEC Council Director for Lao PDR and the Mekong River Commission

The Secretary-General of SEAFDEC, Dr. Kom Silapajarn together with Senior Advisor to SEAFDEC, Dr. Magnus Torell; Assistant Policy and Program Coordinator, Dr. Worawit Wanchana; SEAFDEC-Sweden Project Manager, Ms. Pattaratjit Kaewnuratchadasorn paid a courtesy call on the Director-General of the Department of Livestock and Fisheries (DLF) in Vientiane while concurrently serving as the SEAFDEC Council Director for Lao PDR, Mr. Somphanh …

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SEAFDEC convenes a Consultation to Develop Regional Approach for Implementation of the FAO Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries

With the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries as its backdrop, the “FAO Voluntary Guidelines for Securing Sustainable Small-Scale Fisheries in the Context of Food Security and Poverty Eradication (SSF Guidelines),” had been developed with emphasis on securing sustainable resource use and access rights; securing post-harvest benefits; and securing social, economic and human rights, among others. Considering that the SSF …

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SEAFDEC convenes the Regional Consultation for Development of the ASEAN-SEAFDEC Common Position on the Proposed Listing of Commercially-exploited Aquatic Species into the CITES Appendices

SEAFDEC organized the Regional Consultation for Development of the ASEAN-SEAFDEC Common Position on the Proposed Listing of Commercially-exploited Aquatic Species into the CITES Appendices on 19-20 May 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand. Attended by the representatives from ASEAN-SEAFDEC Member Countries, namely: Cambodia, Indonesia, Japan, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam, as well as senior officers from SEAFDEC Secretariat, …

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