With 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.
Aquaculture, New technology, Diversification, Arts and crafts, Women
Galicijski FLAG pružio je potporu uspostavi prvog komercijalnog uzgajališta koralja na kojem se godišnje uzgaja otprilike 5000 koralja te koje je privlačno mjesto za školske izlete djece iz cijelog područja.
Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Promotion, Arts and crafts, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Women
The net making profession has always been one of the least recognised professions within the fishing sector so several Galician net makers´ associations have brought it into the spotlight by combining dissemination workshops with a new range of products based on their unique know-how.
Aquaculture, New technology, Environment, Fisheries resources, Integrated coastal management, Cultural heritage
A fisheries cooperative embraces the use of new technology to ensure the sustainability of its native oyster stocks. By adopting spat collectors (“coupelles”) used in France, the Tralee Oyster Fisheries Society has offered a brighter future to its oyster fishers and the local tradition they represent.
Uz potporu irskih FLAG-ova razvijeno je šest regionalnih foruma za priobalno ribarstvo i nacionalnih foruma z priobalno ribarstvo kako bi se osigurala zastupljenost malih segmenata flote u odlučivanju na regionalnoj i nacionalnoj razini.