FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

News

  • FARNET Flash newsletter April 2020

    05/05/2020
    - 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.
  • 09/04/2020
    - News
    Keeping you up to date on efforts and actions carried out by FLAGs, National Networks and Managing Authorities to support the fisheries and aquaculture sector in EU Member States overcome the challenges presented by the coronavirus, COVID-19. Be sure to check this rolling coverage regularly to get inspiration for actions in your areas. And contact the FARNET Support Unit with any of your news.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter March 2020

    02/04/2020
    - News
    This month, the key topics are: 1°) FLAGs can help fisheries and aquaculture overcome the effects of COVID-19; 2°) Poland meeting discusses turning Baltic Sea invasive species into commercial opportunity; 3°) European Commission and EMFF provide ways to alleviate COVID-19 hardship; 4°) Social scientists visit FSU to learn more about FLAGs and CLLD; 5°) FARNET magazine photo competition.
  • How can FLAGs help fishing and aquaculture communities with the coronavirus crisis?

    27/03/2020
    - News
    The COVID-19 outbreak has created an unprecedented situation which requires a general mobilisation of the actors involved in the sector. Now more than ever, as FLAGs, you are in the first line and best placed to develop local responses to the local specific problems due to the crisis. Your field knowledge is a valuable advantage that we should use to the benefit of local communities.
  • FARNET Flash newsletter February 2020

    04/03/2020
    - News
    This month, the key topics are: 1°) Network of women in fisheries and aquaculture relaunches workshops; 2°) FLAG projects can align with EU's new Green Deal; 3°) FSU and French FLAG highlight EMFF and CLLD to sustainability initiative focused on Mediterranean Sea fisheries; 4°) Galician FLAGs can access EMFF money for marine litter collection projects; 5°) FARNET Guide on successfully delivering CLLD now available.
  • 11/02/2020
    - News
    In 2018, the West-Central Sardinia FLAG and the Sinis LEADER LAG, rescued the Sportello Europa Sinis project, a public and free service to improve the communication of European, National and Regional calls and bring EU initiatives closer to the wider population.
  • 28/01/2020
    - News
    Twenty Greek FLAGs met on January to launch a cooperation project on pesca-tourism. With this initiative, they aim to promote the activity among the fisheries community as a diversification tool and a new source of revenue.
  • CLLD Post 2020 conference organised by the FARNET Support Unit

    28/10/2019
    - News
    From 3-4 December, the FARNET Support Unit is bringing to life a huge conference dedicated to CLLD. If you can't be with us in Brussels, join us online!
  • 02/10/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    Na otoku Ærø je bila opuščena tovarna motorjev za plovila spremenjena v center skupnosti, ki podpira lokalno pomorsko podjetništvo. Cilj projekta je spodbujati gospodarstvo in socialno kohezijo otoka.
  • 30/07/2019
    - Good Practice Project
    A digital platform developed by and for the shellfish sector simplifies and improves the day-to-day management, control and planning of shellfish activities.