FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Education and training

  • Cooperation for supporting marine tourism businesses by fisheries families

    15/12/2020
    - Basic page
    The ‘Mar das Illas’ cooperation project sees three FLAGs in the Pontevedra province working together to support local fishers and families in their entrepreneurial efforts focused on marine and pesca-tourism.
  • Cooperation for supporting marine tourism businesses by fisheries families

    09/12/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Το έργο συνεργασίας «Mar das Illas» διαθέτει τρεις ΟΤΔA στην επαρχία Ποντεβέδρα που συνεργάζονται για να υποστηρίξουν τους τοπικούς ψαράδες και τις οικογένειές τους στις επιχειρηματικές τους προσπάθειες, οι οποίες εστιάζονται στον θαλάσσιο και τον αλιευτικό-τουρισμό.
  • Attracting young people to the fisheries sector in the Chioggia and Po Delta

    03/11/2020
    - Good Practice Short Story
    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.
  • Mar das Illas cooperation project shows results of its third edition

    31/08/2020
    - News
    The International Day of Marine Tourism and Pesca-tourism will take place on the 24th of September in the city of Pontevedra (Spain). On this day, the three FLAGs located in the Rías Baixas (Galicia) will present the results of the third edition of the Mar das Illas project, whose main objective is economic diversification through the promotion of marine tourism among fishers and their families.
  • Transferring CLLD to Tunisian fishing communities

    06/08/2020
    - Basic page
    An Italian FLAG and its partners access funds from EASME Sustainable Blue Economy call to support fishing communities in Tunisia develop their capacity to implement community-led local development (CLLD).
  • Transferring CLLD to Tunisian fishing communities

    10/07/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Μια ιταλική Ομάδα τοπικής δράσης της αλιείας (FLAG) και οι συνεργάτες της αποκτούν πρόσβαση σε κεφάλαια από την πρόσκληση του προγράμματος Βιώσιμη Γαλάζια Οικονομία του Εκτελεστικού Οργανισμού για τις Μικρομεσαίες Επιχειρήσεις (EASME) με σκοπό την υποστήριξη αλιευτικών κοινοτήτων στην Τυνησία στην ανάπτυξη των δυνατοτήτων για την υλοποίηση της τοπικής ανάπτυξης με πρωτοβουλία των τοπικών κοινοτήτων (ΤΑΠΤΟΚ).
  • Reviving the fisheries sector by promoting local seafood

    09/07/2020
    - Good Practice Short Story
    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.
  • Adapting fishing practices to protect seabirds

    06/07/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Μέσω του έργου MedAves Pesca, η Oeste FLAG συνεργάστηκε με την πορτογαλική ΜΚΟ SPEA για καλύτερη επικοινωνία και αλληλεπίδραση με τον αλιευτικό τομέα. Το κοινό αυτό έργο επικεντρώθηκε στην προσαρμογή των αλιευτικών πρακτικών για την αποφυγή του θανάτου των θαλάσσιων πτηνών κατά την αλιεία στην περιοχή των νησιών Μπερλένγκας.
  • An aquarium supplied by local fishermen on the Wild Atlantic Way

    13/03/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    A local company set up by Achill community two decades ago, has created an aquarium in a disused building they own, engaging volunteers, retired fishers and fisheries-related workers. The Achill Experience Aquarium and Visitors Centre became the first cultural space in Ireland based on local fisheries heritage and remains one of the biggest attractions of the county.
  • Fishing intelligently

    27/02/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Finnish and Polish fishermen work together on spreading new fishing techniques which benefit both the natural environment and the fisheries sector