Fisheries Areas Network


  • FARNET Flash newsletter November 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)FARNET transnational seminar for Mediterranean & Black Sea FLAGs; 2°) Seals & cormorants, a major threat to the Baltic fisheries sector; 3°) Fish & seafood products - review of marketing standards, #EUHaveYourSay; 4°) Life at sea of Estonian Fisheries Local Action Groups & their entourage; 5°) COVID-19 FARNET Message Board for FLAGs.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter October 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)FARNET webinar for MAs and NNs implementing fisheries CLLD; 2°)European Week of Regions FARNET workshop on local action for biodiversity in fisheries and aquaculture, a success; 3°)A participatory lab on ‘facilitating bottom-up CLLD in practice’; 4°)What future for blue economy?; 5°)EMFF blue economy window call to open soon.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter September 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)First #EU4Ocean Workshop highlights EU diversity and cultural richness; 2°)FARNET Guide#20 Forward-looking strategies for fisheries areas; 3°)Registrations to EWRC Workshops, Extended!;4°)Survey Results on FLAG action related to algae; 5°)COVID-19 pandemic does not stop the transfer of know-how; 6°)ELARD report on what rural citizens want from the future.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter July-August 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)FARNET Support Unit co-organises two online events at the European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC); 2°) The European Commission launches two EMFF calls; 3°) COVID – an EMFF story; 4°) FARNET collaboration results in CLLD article in Marine Policy; 5°) #EUBeachCleanup campaign.
  • 27/08/2020
    - Event
    The European Week of Regions and Cities (#EURegionsWeek) is the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to cohesion policy. It comprises workshops, labs and debates in which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter June 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°) EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030: protecting nature and reversing the degradation of ecosystems; 2°) European Ocean Coalition (EU4Ocean) Launched at Ocean Literacy Summit; 3°) The Hague LAG - Sharing good synergies between urban CLLD and FLAGs; 4°) FARNET Meeting for Managing Authorities and National Networks implementing fisheries CLLD; 5°) Changes in the FSU team.
  • 16/06/2020
    - News
    The Fisch vom Kutter web portal for the distance sale of freshly landed catches from the German Baltic Coat vessels is a success story that started in 2009. FARNET published a Good Practice example during the project’s first programming period.
  • 16/06/2020
    - News
    The 2020 Atlantic Project Awards is now open and looking for outstanding success stories, achieved by projects in the geographical areas covered by the Atlantic Strategy (France, Ireland, Portugal and Spain) and those related to the implementation of the Atlantic Action Plan.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter May 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics are: 1°) FSU organises successful webinar for Italian participants; 2°) French FLAG helps in the fight against the effects of COVID-19; 3°) European Commission adopts a new EU Biodiversity Strategy; 4°) Promoting conservation of marine ecosystems in Cape Creus; 5°) EUMOFA releases weekly overview of impact of COVID-19 crisis on fisheries and aquaculture sectors.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter April 2020

    - News
    This month, the key topics are: 1°) Dedicated FARNET Message Board updates FLAGs on initiatives to help deal with COVID-19; 2°) A Mediterranean platform for Marine Protected Areas; 3°) EMFF measures adapted to meet challenges of coronavirus; 4°) FLAG projects on the rise; and, 5°) EU’s Green Deal will harness potential of seaweed in sustainability drive.