FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Bonnes pratiques

EU FLAG projects as of February 2020With the second generation of FLAGs now up and running, there is a growing number of project examples from the past and the present which can inspire other actions aimed at developing fisheries and aquaculture areas around Europe, be it through economic, environmental or social support and investment.
The project descriptions and short stories below give an insight into some of the local projects funded by the FLAGs, while the methods provide helpful examples of effective programme management, ranging from community outreach to FLAG self-assessment.

Good practice examples from 2010-2016

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  • 03/11/2020
    Lituanie
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    Valeur ajoutée des produits de la pêche, Appui aux entreprises, Transformation, Circuits courts, Traçabilité, Petite pêche côtière
    The development of small-scale fisheries and aquaculture businesses in the Western Lithuania FLAG area is a vital part of the economic development of regions such as Klaipeda and Priekulė. This project, implemented by a small local company, aims to improve the processing of local fisheries and aquaculture products through a series of FLAG-funded strategic investments.
  • 03/11/2020
    Italie
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    Appui aux entreprises, Petite pêche côtière, Societé et culture, Patrimoine, Education et formation, Jeunes
    The Chioggia and Po Delta FLAG has successfully convinced a high school to launch an official training programme in commercial fishing and fish production. The FLAG used their animation activities, together with fisheries stakeholders and the wider local community, to attract their first groups of students who will become the entrepreneurs of the future.
  • 13/10/2020
    Baltic region
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    Environnement, Ressources halieutiques, Gestion côtière intégrée, Petite pêche côtière
    A large-scale cooperation project between Baltic FLAGs has increased knowledge on the impact the growing seal and cormorant populations are having on small-scale coastal fisheries in the region. Through this cooperation project, FLAGs have developed solutions for achieving the balanced management of marine resources.
  • 17/09/2020
    Allemagne
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    Promotion, Tourisme, Economie circulaire, Societé et culture, Infrastructure
    Le GALPA Sud-Leipzig soutient cette initiative de redéploiement dynamique d’un ancien bassin minier, reconverti en « base de pêche » pour pêcheurs amateurs et professionnels. L’idée est d’accroître la production halieutique et de développer davantage le tourisme local dans la région du lac de Störmthal.
  • 04/09/2020
    Suéde
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    Tourisme, Environnement, Qualité de l'eau, Gestion côtière intégrée, Infrastructure
    To restore natural balance to ecosystems on the Swedish archipelago, the Stockholmsbygd FLAG has supported an initiative aimed at reinstating coastal wetlands in an effort to increase pike stocks. Key predators in the Baltic, pike are essential to maintaining biodiversity and healthy waters in the area.
  • 10/07/2020
    Italie
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    Pesca-tourisme, Gouvernance, Financements complémentaires, Patrimoine, Education et formation
    Un GALPA italien et ses partenaires ont recours à des fonds de l’appel « Économie bleue durable » de l’EASME pour aider les communautés de pêche tunisiennes à développer leur capacité à mettre en œuvre le développement local mené par les acteurs locaux (DLAL).
  • 09/07/2020
    France
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    Aquaculture, Appui aux entreprises, Promotion, Circuits courts, Gastronomie, Activités marines, Petite pêche côtière, Societé et culture, Patrimoine, Education et formation
    To support the economic revival of the local fishing sector following the COVID-19 crisis, the local fishing communities of the Hauts-de-France region have launched a weekly column in newspapers to promote their seafood products.
  • 06/07/2020
    Portugal
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    Nouvelle technologie, Environnement, Petite pêche côtière, Education et formation
    Le GALPA Oeste a uni ses forces à celles de l’ONG portugaise SPEA pour le projet MedAves Pesca, en vue d’améliorer la communication et l’interaction avec le secteur de la pêche. Ce projet conjoint était axé sur l’adaptation des pratiques de pêche afin d’éviter la mort d’oiseaux marins dans le cadre des activités de pêche dans la région des Ilhas Berlengas.
  • 03/07/2020
    France
    As fishing and aquaculture continue to suffer a considerable loss of turnover, a small group of fishers and a fish farmer volunteered to deliver fresh fish to local restaurateurs who, in turn, prepare free-of-charge dishes for hospital staff and people in need.
  • 19/06/2020
    Portugal
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    Valeur ajoutée des produits de la pêche, Appui aux entreprises, Nouvelle technologie, Promotion, Circuits courts, Traçabilité
    Online sales have generated new interest since the COVID-19 pandemic, giving a renewed boost to projects such as Cabaz do Peixe. This virtual platform to sell fish to the general public from the local artisanal fishing fleet ensures the delivery of fresh and high-quality products, as well as consumer safety