FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

News & Events

  • FARNET Flash newsletter April 2021

    30/04/2021
    Actualité
    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
    Actualité
    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
    Actualité
    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.
  • This FARNET meeting for Managing Authorities and National Networks implementing fisheries CLLD focused on programming CLLD for 2021-2027; reviewing CLLD objectives from the 2014-20 period and setting new ones for the future; and CLLD result indicators. The meeting also addressed FLAG work related to the European Green Deal & Farm to Fork strategies.
  • Focused on the Atlantic and North Sea FLAGs, this 12th FARNET seminar will complete the series of sea basin focused specific events for FLAGs. In addition to sea-basin specific topics of interest, transversal themes running through this seminar will be the quality and effectiveness of the activities that FLAG undertake.
  • FARNET transnational ONLINE seminar for Baltic and inland FLAGs, 24-26 March 2021: "Better local strategies around the Baltic Sea and in inland FLAG areas”. Following the online seminar for Mediterranean and Black Sea FLAGs, the next seminar was organised for FLAGs in the Baltic Sea basin and in inland areas around Europe.