University dedicated to small-scale fishing
Small-scale fishing accounts for 60% of seagoing jobs in the Mediterranean and Black Sea regions

University dedicated to small-scale fishing

The General Fisheries Council of the Mediterranean (GFCM) is launching a university devoted to small-scale fisheries. The SSF University will offer workshops and training courses to small-scale fishing people and…

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Fisheries experts, managers and industry representatives get sustainability training
The eighth and last workshop in first round, for the Eastern Pacific Ocean, in the United States in 2018. Image: WWF

Fisheries experts, managers and industry representatives get sustainability training

As a migratory fish species, tuna can travel thousands of miles between countries and across the open ocean, straddling both the exclusive economic zones as well as the areas beyond…

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Maintaining key industry skills
Boulogne training body CFPMT delivers 70,000 hours of seafood skills training to more than a thousand candidates every year

Maintaining key industry skills

Until a few years ago the CFPMT training centre in Boulogne-sur-Mer was dedicated solely to the local seafood industry’s needs, when its remit was extended to other areas of the…

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