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SEAFDEC participates in GAF7 Conference

Two staff from SEAFDEC-Sweden project participated in the 7th Global Conference on Gender in Aquaculture & Fisheries (GAF7) with the theme “Gender in Aquaculture and Fisheries: Expanding the Horizons” from 18 to 21 October 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. One of the studies under SEAFDEC-Sweden project entitled “Understanding Gender Dimensions in Small-scale Fisheries of Kep Province, Cambodia” was presented by Ms. …

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Nineteenth Meeting of SEAFDEC Information Staff Program convened

The SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) hosted the Nineteenth Meeting of the SEAFDEC Information Staff Program (19 ISP) which was convened from 9 to 11 October 2018 in Pattaya, Chonburi Province, Thailand. The 19 ISP reviewed and assessed the implementation of the information strategies for enhancing SEAFDEC visibility during the year 2018.

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Raising Awareness of Local Communities on Habitats and Fishery Resources Enhancement

The SEAFDEC-Sweden Project through SEAFDEC/TD in collaboration with Rak Talay Nomklao Conservation Group and local communities of Laem Klad Sub-district and adjacent areas of Trat Bay, Trat Province, Thailand, organized a one-day event on 7 October 2018 to promote Habitat and Fisheries Resources Enhancement. More than 100 persons representing their respective groups participated in the event, which included activities on …

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Enhanced cooperation among researchers from AQD and Japan boosted

In order to deepen the better understanding between Japanese researchers and AQD on the sustainable development of aquaculture in Southeast Asia, the 2018 SEAFDEC Aquaculture Technical Support Meeting was convened 11 September 2018 at the National Research Institute of Aquaculture (NRIA) of Japan Fisheries Research and Education Agency (FRA) in Mie Prefecture, Japan. In attendance were representatives from FRA, Fisheries …

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Strengthening Bilateral Relation between Cambodia and Thailand for Sustainable Fisheries Resources

The SEAFDEC-Sweden Project organized the 2nd Sub-regional Meeting on Effective Fisheries Management between Cambodia and Thailand, which was held on 29-30 August 2018 in Koh Kong Province, Cambodia. The Meeting was attended by the representatives from relevant agencies in both countries including fisheries, environmental and coastal resources and habitats, as well as representatives from SEAFDEC/UNEP/GEF/Fisheries Refugia Project, IUCN/MFF, and SEAFDEC …

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Marine fishery resources and environmental survey in the Gulf of Thailand conducted using the M.V. SEAFDEC 2

With support from the Japanese Trust Fund and using its fishery research and training vessel, the M.V. SEAFDEC 2, SEAFDEC carried out a “Collaborative Research Survey on Marine Resources and Marine Environment in the Gulf of Thailand,” from 17 August to 7 November 2018. This survey is being undertaken by the SEAFDEC Training Department (TD), in collaboration with the Fisheries …

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SEAFDEC convenes the discussion on sub-regional cooperation for Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) in Fisheries in Northern Andaman Sea

To address the critical challenges for Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) in fisheries in Northern Andaman Sea, on 24-25 July 2018, the SEAFDEC-Sweden Project facilitated the discussion between Thailand and Myanmar on MCS sub-regional cooperation of Northern Andaman Sea in Bangkok, Thailand, aiming at improving the efficiency and effectiveness of fisheries-related MCS activities through enhanced cooperation, coordination, information collection and …

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