FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

11/11/2015
Good Practice Method
FLAG communication activities can be an important catalyst for innovation and change, and are a transversal element in the local development strategy. Through effective communication, the Adriatico Salentino FLAG in Puglia, Italy, has helped to empower local fishermen to become drivers of change in their communities.
14/09/2015
Good Practice Project
Through cooperation with local fishermen and designers, and inspired by traditional techniques from other fishing communities in Europe, a young French entrepreneur has developed an innovative fish skin tanning process and now sells her “marine leather” to fashion designers all around the country.
14/09/2015
Good Practice Project
Prin sprijinul financiar al Axei 4, un pescar de pe insula estoniană Hiiumaa și-a diversificat activitățile din afara sezonului de pescuit pentru a produce unelte de pescuit și plase multifuncționale. Pe lângă crearea unui loc de muncă cu normă parțială pentru acest pescar, au mai fost create patru locuri de muncă cu normă întreagă pentru femei la nivel local.
01/07/2015
Basic page
This page leads to all the project examples published during the 2007-2013 programming period.
01/07/2015
Publication
Collection of FARNET Magazine published during the 2007-2013 programming period.
01/07/2015
Publication
Earlier FARNET Guides are available in 11 languages (download pdf): Guide #1: Starting Up, #2: Cooperation, #3: Adding value, #4: Steps for Success, #5: Diversification of Fisheries Areas, #6: Green Growth in Europe’s Fisheries Areas, #7: A tool in the hands of fisheries communities, #8: Marketing the local catch, #9: Fisheries and Tourism: Creating benefits for the community, Sailing Towards 2020: Axis 4 in Action
FLAG Factsheet
The FLAG’s area coincides with the area covered by the Municipality of Pescara, a middle size city in the centre of the Adriatic coast of Italy, its shore is characterised by typical Mediterranean scrub (“la macchia mediterranea”).