The mission of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department of FAO is to facilitate and secure the long-term sustainable development and utilization of the world's fisheries and aquaculture. FAO is acutely aware of the fundamental social and economic role played by these two sectors in:
Meeting global and national sustainable food security.
Providing self and paid employment for fishing and aquaculture related communities as a means of alleviating poverty in these fishing communities and stemming rural/urban drift.
The Norwegian Pelagic Fishing Course in Week 19 Norway
Increased activity on the sandeel fields after the quota increase on Friday and more mackerel locked up last week
The start of the week was calm and we had 12 registrations with a tota...