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"Results-oriented CLLD in fisheries areas": Helsinki, Finland 24-26 May 2016

The second FARNET transnational seminar “Results-oriented CLLD in fisheries areas” took place in Helsinki, from the 24th - 26th May 2016 and was designed to:

> help FLAGs develop better strategies, using SMART indicators and targets, to deliver results;

> help both FLAGs and MAs to develop monitoring systems and to steer the delivery of fisheries CLLD;

> open a discussion on the broader impacts of CLLD

Summary report 


Results-oriented CLLD in fisheries areas: six practical factsheets

The FARNET photo album

List of participants            




Day 1: Tuesday, 24 May

18.00 Networking meeting & warm-up activity

Day 2: Wednesday, 25 May

9.00 – 10.30

Plenary session

Welcome, presentation of the agenda and objectives

The ESKO FLAG 2020 strategy 

Introduction to the theme 

11.00 – 12.00


Working groups (first round):

Focusing on results right from the start: designing objectives for your strategy 

Working group 1 

Working group 3 

Working group 2 

Working group 4 

13.30 – 14.15

Discussion panel

How do we know we are meeting our objectives? Demystifying indicators

14.15 – 15.45


Working groups (second round):

Planning what to measure: designing targets and indicators for your strategy 

Working group 1 

Working group 3 
Working group 2 Working group 4 

16.15 – 18.00

Working groups (third round):

Achieving results in practice: developing an action plan

Day 3: Thursday, 26 May

9.00 – 9.30

Facilitated reflection on the lessons from Day 2

9.30 – 11.00

Parallel mini-plenaries

Addressing the practicalities of measuring results 

Assessing FLAG performance 

Marennes Oleron FLAG example Djursland FLAG example 
Preparing the evaluation - Morten Kvistgaard LDS evaluation experience 2007-2013, North Kaszuby FLAG, Poland 

11.30 – 13.00

Exchange Forum (parallel activities):

Tool Fair: presentation of tools, methods and ideas proposed by FLAGs and MAs to identify and measure FLAG results

  • Access all toolfair presentations and material here

Assessing broader CLLD impacts: a look at the longer-term and less tangible results of FLAG work

Q&A with FAME SU (Fisheries and Aquaculture Monitoring and Evaluation Support Unit)

13.00 – 13.45

Closing session

Feedback and reflection on the broader impacts of CLLD from the perspective of the World Bank

Lessons from the participants


14.00 – 20.30

Boat trip and presentation of projects from the ESKO FLAG

  • Presentation of the Gulf of Finland, ESKO FLAG 
  • The Master-Apprentice project, ESKO FLAG 
  • Satellite monitoring of grey seals project, Natural Resources Institute Finland 
  • Reducing eutrophication through fishing
  • 2007-2013 projects and evaluation, ESKO FLAG 
  • Video of a seal-safe net, similar to the fishing gear observed in the Bay of Porvoo