FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Governance

  • Recruiting young people to train with experienced fishers

    29/06/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The Lapland FLAG has financed a fisheries recruitment and training project to rejuvenate the ageing fisheries sector in the area around the Lokka and Porttipahta reservoirs. As a result, 14 young fishers of both genders started to operate.
  • Energy Island: Networking for local economic impact

    17/05/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    A FLAG supported project brings together a network of 17 local businesses in order to consolidate Bornholm as one of Denmark’s two “energy islands”, focused on the production and transformation of wind energy.
  • Better salinity and temperature data to improve flat oyster spat collection

    10/05/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The oyster farmers of south Brittany installed a high-frequency multi-sensing buoy to support the understanding of spat settlement of the flat oyster, a key resource in the area.
  • New funds for small-scale fisheries projects

    26/04/2021
    - News
    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.
  • New funds for small-scale fisheries projects

    19/04/2021
    - Basic page
    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.
  • A coastal management plan by local fishers and fish farmers

    07/04/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Οι μικρής κλίμακας παράκτιοι αλιείς και ιχθυοκαλλιεργητές έχουν συμμετάσχει ενεργά στο σχεδιασμό ενός σχεδίου παράκτιας διαχείρισης για την ακτογραμμή της Εμίλια-Ρομάνια. Το εν λόγω σχέδιο διαχείρισης αποθεμάτων επικεντρώθηκε σε τρία τοπικά είδη υψηλής αξίας που προσδιορίστηκαν από τον κλάδο σε περιφερειακό επίπεδο.
  • Coop to Coast project: European and Turkish Cooperation for the Development of Coastal Territories

    06/04/2021
    - Basic page
    On 16 December 2020, the transnational cooperation EU-Turkey Coops to Coast held its final capitalisation event, organised by the Black Sea Science Technology and Culture Association and Haliéus Italy (leading partners).
  • Fishers campaigning for reducing plastic in ports

    23/03/2021
    - Good Practice Short Story
    The FISHEKO Operation, covering the whole coastline of Slovenia, is a project giving local fishers communication training and hiring them to carry out an awareness-raising campaign against single-use plastics in marine activities.
  • Autumn Passages 2020: promoting fisheries in the old city of Nessebar

    02/03/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The municipality of Nessebar organised the first edition of “Autumn Passages” in 2020. During this festival, the local community and tourists enjoyed of a wide range of activities to promote Black Sea fisheries products, fishing as a profession and preserving maritime heritage.
  • MPAs: under fishers' surveillance

    12/02/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Με την υποστήριξη της ομάδας FLAG, οι τοπικοί αλιείς βοηθούν στην επιβολή των μέτρων προστασίας και στην παύση της λαθροθηρίας στο παλαιότερο θαλάσσιο καταφύγιο της περιοχής, το Cabo de Palos. Η βελτιωμένη προστασία του έχει ευνοήσει την αύξηση ενδημικών ειδών.