FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

gr-eu-map-greece
02/02/2017
Cooperation MS Fiche
Cooperation is strongly encouraged in Greece and the proposal of at least one (inter-territorial or transnational) cooperation project was a compulsory element of the application process for candidate FLAGs to receive EMFF funding. Some of the themes emerging most strongly from the Greek local development strategies include cooperation around tourism, thematic trails (e.g. around gastronomy, archaeology…) and diving parks.
dk-eu-map-denmark
02/02/2017
Cooperation MS Fiche
FLAG areas in Denmark are focused on the few remaining small-scale fisheries communities. As such, cooperation activities are expected to focus on supporting small-scale fisheries businesses, attracting young people to work in fisheries and diversifying activities.
17/01/2017
FLAG Factsheet
The Land of 1000 Ponds is in the Northeast of Bavaria, close to the border with Western Bohemia in the Czech Republic. It is one of the oldest agro-cultural landscapes in Europe and is formed by more than 4 700 fish ponds, some of which have been verified as being more than 800 years old.
clld017-boat
17/01/2017
Good Practice Project
Ani la rând, pescarii locali au suferit în urma efectelor crizei financiare. Sistemul bancar al regiunii se limitează la câțiva operatori cu constrângeri stricte la acordarea de împrumuturi. Pescarii nu pot furniza neapărat o garanție tipică, ceea ce le îngreunează obținerea de împrumuturi.
02/01/2017
Good Practice Short Story
A year prior to the launch of her Axis 4 supported research on social relationships and communication in fisheries communities, Monica Palladino was on holiday on the Costa Viola, a part of the Calabrian coast hosting several fisheries strongholds. There, she came to the conclusion that, if she was to understand the fishermen’s professional relationships, she would herself need to become part of their network...
Cabaz do mar 1
30/12/2016
Good Practice Short Story
The “Cabaz do mar” or basket of the sea is a short chain marketing scheme set up by a partnership between TAIPA, a local development company, and an association of inhabitants and fishermen in Azenha do Mar.
Gdansk fish market 1
30/12/2016
Good Practice Short Story
Three FLAGs from the Pomorskie region have helped create a new platform for fishermen to promote and sell their products by reviving the ancient tradition of the fish market, which had previously existed in Gdansk from 1343 until 1945. The market is open in August, at the height of the tourist season.
clldstory-cyprusfishertraining
30/12/2016
Good Practice Short Story
During a public consultation on the development of the Larnaca Famagusta FLAG strategy (2007/2014), local fishermen expressed a desire to acquire new knowledge and skills in areas that would help them to diversify their sources of income.
29/12/2016
FLAG Factsheet
The area covers the municipalities of Alcácer do Sal, Grândola, Sines, Santiago do Cacém, Odemira. In economic terms, the FLAG area is characterised as having a low business density, with agriculture and tourism being the most important sectors. A restructuring of the local economy is, therefore, an essential element of any local development strategy.
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29/12/2016
Good Practice Short Story
The harvesting of goose barnacles (Pollicipes pollicipes) is an important economic activity in the Berlengas archipelago, located north of Lisbon around the Peniche peninsula.