FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

News & Events

  • FARNET Flash newsletter July-August 2020

    02/09/2020
    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.
  • 31/08/2020
    News
    The International Day of Marine Tourism and Pesca-tourism will take place on the 24th of September in the city of Pontevedra (Spain). On this day, the three FLAGs located in the Rías Baixas (Galicia) will present the results of the third edition of the Mar das Illas project, whose main objective is economic diversification through the promotion of marine tourism among fishers and their families.
  • 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.
  • The next FARNET meeting for Managing Authorities and National Networks working on the implementation of fisheries CLLD will take place in a webinar format.
  • 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.
  • At the initiative of DG MARE, the FARNET Support Unit is organising its 10th transnational seminar for FLAGS from the Mediterranean & Black Sea. It will focus on some of the common challenges faced in these sea basins such as the viability and sustainability of fisheries, aquaculture and tourism, as well actions FLAGs can foster to protect the marine eco-systems they depend on.