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SCIENTIFIC AND INSTITUTIONAL COOPERATION TO SUPPORT RESPONSIBLE FISHERIES IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN

 
 

The Project

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Project Summary

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Validated Stock Assessment in the Eastern Mediterranean

FAO Mediterranean Projects Products: 1999- February 2009  (Clic here to download acrobat reader 10MB)

About EastMed

The regional project “Scientific and Institutional Cooperation to Support Responsible Fisheries in the Eastern Mediterranean” will support the development of regionally-consistent fisheries management plans among the Eastern Mediterranean countries. The project is planned to run for five years, starting in September 2009.

Upcoming Events

13-14 November 2018. FAO HQ in Rome, Italy.
The Project is arranging everything at its best to host the Ninth Coordination Committee of the FAO EastMed sub-regional project. Activities implemented during the intersessional period of the project will be presented, followed by a proposal for the new work plan of activities for the forthcoming months.

Other mediterranean projects and GFCM

Last Publications

Report of the Eighth Meeting of the Coordination Committee (34pp, 230KB)
EastMed Technical Documents TD-24
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Report of the Seventh Meeting of the Coordination Committee (29pp, 220KB)
EastMed Technical Documents TD-23
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Sub-regional analysis of the socioeconomic situation of the eastern Mediterranean fisheries (59pp, 6MB)
EastMed Technical Documents TD-22.

Validated Stock Assessments in the Eastern Mediterranean

YEAR

SPECIES GSA COUNTRY
2016 Boops boops 25 Cyprus

Stock Assessment Form of Bogue in GSA 25  • Reference Year: 2005-2016 - Reporting Year: 2017

2016 Metapenaeus stebbingi 26 Egypt

Stock Assessment Form of Metapenaeus stebbingi (Demersal sp.) in GSA 26  • Reference years: 2012-2016 - Reporting year: 2017

2016 Mullus barbatus 22 Greece, Turkey

Stock Assessment Form of Red Mullett in GSA 22  • Reference period: 1994-2016 - Reporting year: 2017

 

EUROPA - EUROPEAN COMMISSION > FISHERIES

EUROPEAN COMMISSION
DG FOR MARITIME AFFAIRS
AND FISHERIES


italian ministry of agriculture, food,
forestry policies and tourism

HELLENIC MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
HELLENIC MINISTRY OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND FOOD

National Focal points

List of the Representatives with the related Responsibilities/Institutions of the project

Country Fishery Information

Cyprus

Egypt

Gaza Strip and West Bank

Greece

Italy

Lebanon

Syria

Turkey

 

EastMed in images

10-11 October, 2018. Ministry of Agriculture, Beirut, Lebanon.
GFCM-EastMed Training course on data collection on Discards.
25 September, 2018. Tyre, Lebanon.
Completed the first trial of the fishing survey for testing feasibility and efficacy of some alternative fishing gears in targeting commercially relevant species over the continental shelf and upper slope while minimising unwanted by-catch.
10-14 September, 2018. FAO HQ, Rome, Italy.
EastMed Working Group on Fisheries Data Analysis and Joint EastMed/GFCM Data preparatory meeting on round sardinella in the eastern Mediterranean Sea.
7-12 August, 2018. Alexandria, Egypt.
Five-day training on fish stock assessment delivered by Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport to the experts of Gaza Strip, Palestine.
23-27 July, 2018. Bari, Italy.
EastMed workshop on otolith analysis of round sardinella and common pandora.
10 July, 2018. WWF Turkey, Istanbul, Turkey.
GFCM-EastMed Training course on data collection on Discards.
6-8 March, 2018. Chania, Greece.
SAC Subregional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean (SRC-EM).
20-22 December, 2017. Ankara, Turkey.
To present draft management plan for fisheries in Gokova Bay and discuss Blue Hope Project with relevant General Directorates of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock.
28-30 November, 2017. Naples, Italy.
Present the Experience on EAF Management Planning in the Mediterranean at the Union for the Mediterranean “Regional Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy”.
6-9 November, 2017. Alexandria, Cairo, Egypt.
Co-Lead the 8th EastMed co-ordination committee meeting and the National workshop on the collection of fisheries data in Egypt.
15-20 October, 2017. Budva, Montenegro.
To participate to the 41th Session of the GFCM.
25-29 September, 2017. Cairo, Egypt & Beirut, Lebanon.
To contribute to the technical meeting for the implementation of the GFCM mid-term strategy, to co-lead the meeting to present the draft Purse seine fisheries management plan to the stakeholders and to shoot the video footage and photographs for the Mediterranean promotional material.

FAO EastMed Project:  Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (FI)
Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome, Italy :: Room F-613. Tel +39 065705 5860 - Mob +39 320 2965208 - contact us:
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