50 Years of Promoting Sustainable Development of Southeast Asian Fisheries


SEAFDEC welcomes Dr. Kom Silapajarn as new Secretary-General

SEAFDEC recently welcomed Dr. Kom Silapajarn as the new Secretary-General and Chief of the Training Department (TD), succeeding Dr. Chumnarn Pongsri who had served as the SEAFDEC Secretary-General and Chief of the TD for six years from 1 October 2009 to 30 September 2015. Dr. Kom, as he is fondly called, started working as Fisheries Biologist at the Department of …

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TD Joins Symposium on Women and Community Based Coastal Resources Management

The SEAFDEC Training Department was invited from KIARA (Koalisi Rakyat untuk Keadilah Perikanan) and SEAFish for justice to participate on “Women and Community Based Coastal Resources Management Symposium” in Jakarta, Indonesia from 29 to 30 December 2015. In this symposium SEAFDEC was required to present SEAFDEC’s project which related with women and way forward on gender mainstreaming. The symposium aimed …

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Capacity Building on EAFM Training in Myanmar

The SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) organized the Training Course on Essential Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) in Myanmar from 14 to 18 December 2015 for 17 fisheries officers who engaged in fisheries management through involved in the development of fisheries management plan, supported by SEAFDEC Sweden project. The training course provided the skill that help trainees to develop a …

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SEAFDEC Convenes the Thirty-eighth PCM and the Eighteenth FCG/ASSP Meeting

SEAFDEC convened the 38th Meeting of the Program Committee of SEAFDEC on 23-25 November 2015 to assess the progress and achievement of implementation of SEAFDEC programs in 2015 and the programs of activity for 2016. The Committee reviewed the projects that were categorized under SEAFDEC Program Thrusts including one special project, as well as the two new projects proposed for …

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