FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Good Practice Projects

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    17/01/2017
    Italy
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    Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Complementary funding, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Youth
    Fishermen often find it difficult to obtain loans. Because they do not always fit the standard profile of a borrower, they can be categorised as ‘non-bankable’. Recent discussions with the local fishermen made clear the need for the FLAG to provide them with a more accessible credit system to help fund their initiatives.
  • 16/09/2016
    Spain
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    Adding value to fisheries, Labelling, Promotion, Traceability, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    Mit Unterstützung von Achse 4 hat ein Verbund aus vier auf Tintenfisch spezialisierten spanischen Fischereigenossenschaften als erster seiner Art das Recht erworben, das Siegel „Zertifizierte nachhaltige Fischerei“ der privaten Organisation Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) zu führen. Damit eröffnen sich für die Mitglieder neue Absatzmärkte.
  • 16/09/2016
    Cyprus
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    Adding value to fisheries, Diversification, Gastronomy, Tourism, Education and training
    The “Fishtaverns” project aims to raise the quality standards of local seafood restaurants – their products and hosting capabilities – notably by improving the use of fresh fisheries products and applying attractive communication tools.
  • 14/06/2016
    Portugal
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    Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Processing, Promotion, Diversification, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    This project by the Vianapesca Producer Organisation (PO) focused on adding value to local fisheries products through processing and a marketing campaign. Faced with the problem of low prices, the Vianapesca PO needed to find a way to enhance the value of low priced fish such as mackerel and sardine. It therefore approached the FLAG with the idea of designing a project on adding value.
  • 14/02/2016
    France
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, New technology, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    TELECAPECHE ist eine mit Förderung aus Achse 4 entwickelte Software für die Direktübermittlung von Daten an Fischfang- und Fischzuchtbehörden zur Überwachung der Fischbestände und zur Ergreifung geeigneter Bewirtschaftungsmaßnahmen. Das System soll jetzt für die CLLD im Rahmen des EMFF weiterentwickelt werden.
  • 14/02/2016
    Italy
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    Promotion, Tourism, Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Youth
    As part of a broader cooperation project to promote the image of fishing and the coastal culture of the Mediterranean, a new online radio station gives a voice to ideas, news, culture and activities related to fisheries and the sea.
  • 14/09/2015
    France
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    Processing, Diversification, Fisheries by-products, Circular economy, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Women
    Through cooperation with local fishermen and designers, and inspired by traditional techniques from other fishing communities in Europe, a young French entrepreneur has developed an innovative fish skin tanning process and now sells her “marine leather” to fashion designers all around the country.
  • 14/09/2015
    Estonia
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    Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Diversification, Fisheries by-products, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Women
    Axis 4 financial support helped a fisherman on the Estonian island of Hiiumaa to diversify his activities outside of the fishing season into the production of fishing gear and multi-purpose nets. As well as creating a part-time job for this fisherman, it has also created four full-time jobs for local women.