FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

FARNET News

  • FARNET Flash newsletter Summer 2021

    09/07/2021
    - News
    key topics: 1) FLAGs study trips to encourage cooperation projects; 2)Meeting scheduled to discuss FLAG contribution to International Year of Artisanal Fisheries 2022; 3) ENSAMBLE project (fisheries actors in Italy, France and Tunisia) draws to a close; 4) Interreg videos, the value of programme’s cooperation projects; 5) Event for Romanian FLAGs to prepare local development strategies for 2021-27
  • FARNET Flash newsletter May-June 2021

    15/06/2021
    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°) Italian FLAG cooperation project to boost awareness of fishing traditions; 2°) FARNET seminar for North Sea and Atlantic sea basin FLAGs helping them to become more effective; 3°) Public consultation allows EU citizens and stakeholders to contribute to EU’s algae initiative; 4°) COST policy brief analyses FLAG projects; 5°) FARNET magazine photo competition.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter April 2021

    30/04/2021
    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)FLAG projects helping to cut down fishing gear waste; 2°) New funds for small-scale fisheries projects; 3°) MA meeting focuses on FLAG selection, EMFAF regulation and EU initiatives relevant for FLAGs; 4°) Italian FLAGs show how connecting rural and fisheries projects can work; 5°) FARNET guide to help FLAGs bring quality projects to life.
  • 26/04/2021
    - News
    WWF and Blue Seeds have launched an innovative scheme supporting small-scale fishers in coastal areas that want to implement measures to reduce the environmental impact of fisheries.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter March 2021

    30/03/2021
    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°) FARNET Baltic and inland seminar highlights strategies and cooperation; 2°) French and Italian FLAGs launch project supporting blue economy small businesses; 3°) FARNET case study focuses on FLAG actions to increase biodiversity; >4°) FLAGs from Greece and Cyprus meet for capacity building; 5°) Seminar on local development in a post-COVID world.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter February 2021

    26/02/2021
    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°) Making cooperation work for women; 2°) FARNET and FLAG work reaching Latin America; 3°) Spanish FLAGs meet to discuss developing CLLD in the next programming period; 4°) Upcoming FARNET Baltic and Inland Seminar; 5°) Short online survey for market intelligence tool on EU fisheries and aquaculture.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter January 2021

    28/01/2021
    - News
    This month, the key topics: 1°)FARNET–more projects, events and great content; 2°) FARNET survey on FLAG projects’ links to EU Green Deal; 3°)Italian FLAG shares knowledge with Turkey-EU cooperation; 4°)Spotlight on the latest FARNET publications; 5°) Research on FLAGs and CLLD at Ocean Governance for Sustainability conference; 6°)Take part in a research into gender equality in public procurement.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter November 2020

    09/12/2020
    - 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

    06/11/2020
    - 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

    02/10/2020
    - 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.