Maritime Forum
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Pescatourism and Axis 4: opportunities, questions and challenges.

Pescatourism, or fisheries tourism, is often quoted as one of the main opportunities when considering diversification of economic activities in European fisheries areas.

Last update: 23/01/15

Governance and policy in fisheries areas

Past evaluations have shown that one of the main advantages of local development programmes, like LEADER and Axis 4, is that they help to provide relatively fragmented communities with an organisational platform, a voice and a channel of communication to those areas of government and policy that affect their future.

Last update: 23/01/15

"Material" and "Immaterial" investment in fisheries areas

This page deals with how Fisheries Local Action Groups can create both the physical and the human conditions required for sustainable development in their areas. In other words, it looks at the links between fisheries and the three main pillars of sustainable development.  

Last update: 23/01/15

Additional and alternative activities

“Support for diversification” is the second objective mentioned in Axis 4 for the sustainable development of fisheries areas (Article 43.2b). It generally involves working to improve the linkages between fisheries and other economic sectors rather than linkages within the fisheries supply chain as in the previous section.

Last update: 23/01/15

Innovative solutions to be developed in fisheries areas

One of the four main aims of Axis 4 is to “add value to fisheries and aquaculture products” (Article 43.2a). In fact, the weight of fisheries organisations on many Fisheries Local Action Groups has meant that the measure for adding value to fisheries products (Article 44.1d) has become one of the most important parts of local strategies.

Last update: 23/01/15

FARNET Newsletter #3: en ligne

Le troisième numéro de la Newsletter FARNET est disponible. Aperçu de ce numéro

Last update: 23/01/15

FARNET Newsletter #3: out now

The third issue or FARNET Newsletter is available. Overview of this issue

Last update: 23/01/15

Le premier numéro de FARNET Magazine

"Nouvelles opportunités pour les zones de pêche européennes"   Quel meilleur titre pour introduire notre premier magazine et les objectifs de l'Axe 4? Le premier numéro de FARNET Magazine est désormais disponible en version papier et électronique.

Last update: 23/01/15

The first issue of FARNET Magazine

"New opportunities for Europe’s fisheries areas"   What best title to introduce our first magazine and the goals of Axis 4? The first edition of FARNET Magazine is now available in printed and electronic format. Among a variety of subjects, our first issue includes full-length articles on:

Last update: 23/01/15

FARNET Managing Authorities meeting - 19 February 2010 - material

The second FARNET Managing Authorities meeting took place in Brussels on the 19th February 2010.

Last update: 23/01/15