FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Good Practice Projects

  • 18/06/2018
    Spain
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Business support, New technology
    Thanks to FLAG support, a new start-up company has been launched to cultivate microalgae on land for oil extraction, to be used as a pharmaceutical-grade nutrient for human consumption.
  • 11/04/2018
    Latvia
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    Aquaculture, Business support, New technology, Marine activities, Environment, Water quality, Integrated coastal management
    Latvian FLAGs teamed up in a cooperation project to finance a study aimed at assessing the seaweed production potential from Latvian waters along with options for a management plan that would ensure a sustainable exploitation of this resource.
  • 11/04/2018
    Estonia
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    Business support, Diversification, Arts and crafts, Gastronomy, Tourism, Youth
    Exchange between businesses from three countries helps raise skills of local entrepreneurs, develop new products and encourage young people to engage in business activities.
  • 11/01/2018
    United Kingdom
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    Adding value to fisheries
    Τοπικά ψάρια παραδίδονται φρέσκα στο κατώφλι των πελατών, καθώς ο αλιέας ενισχύει την οικογενειακή επιχείρηση μέσω απευθείας πωλήσεων από ένα φορτηγάκι το οποίο χρηματοδοτήθηκε από τη FLAG.
  • 19/12/2017
    Estonia
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    Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Education and training, Youth
    Two FLAGs and two LAGs from Finland and Estonia signed a cooperation agreement to promote youth exchanges around fisheries cultural heritage in order to revitalise the traditional links between Estonian coastal villages and Finnish coastal areas.
  • 15/12/2017
    United Kingdom
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    New technology, Environment
    FLAG cooperates with local fisheries management body to encourage uptake by fishermen to trial lobster pots with specially designed escape gaps, providing both environmental and commercial benefits.
  • 01/12/2017
    Italy
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    A local fisheries cooperative and research institute successfully pilot the farming of warty venus clams, or “sea truffles”, diversifying the area’s aquaculture production.
  • 15/09/2017
    Denmark
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    Aquaculture, Business support, Diversification
    Inspired by the well-known, land-based garden allotments concept, setting up gardens at sea and creating the Sea Garden Association has helped inject new life into Ebeltoft harbour and promote local coastal food and marine culture.
  • 01/09/2017
    Finland
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    Marine activities, Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Education and training, Youth
    «Αν προστατεύσετε τον Ωκεανό, θα σας προστατεύσει κι εκείνος» Το έργο αυτό προσάρμοσε την έννοια της Πράσινης Προστασίας προκειμένου να προσφέρει μια θεραπευτική εμπειρία μέσα της εργασίας σε εξωτερικό, θαλάσσιο περιβάλλον. Προσδοκάται ότι η εντρύφηση στον κόσμο των ψαριών θα αλλάξει ριζικά τη ζωή κάποιων που βρίσκονται σε δυσχερή κατάσταση.
  • 20/07/2017
    Portugal
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Business support, Short circuits, Marine activities, Water quality, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    Το TRANSPOLVO είναι ένα ερευνητικό έργο που εξετάζει τις συνθήκες μεταφοράς ζωντανών χταποδιών στους καταναλωτές.