The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is currently implementing an innovative project, the Global Marine Commodities Project (GMC Project), and just released a new publication “The GMC Project: Our Model and Early Results”, that describes its unique approach to engage different public and private sector actors along the seafood supply chain to drive sustainability into 9 distinct fisheries in Asia and Latin America.
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) complete the last stage of nationwide Blue Swimming Crab National Management Plan consultations for fishery sustainability. The 5-year plan will roll-out various policies and projects for the responsible and sustainable management of the Philippine BSC fishery.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Ministry of National Development Planning/BAPPENAS host a plenary on Tuesday 8 October 2019, in Jakarta, to discuss the roles of Pesantren in supporting achievement of SDG14: Life Below Water. This plenary is part of the lndonesia SDGs Summit 2019, which this year focus on marine conservation to improve welfare and reduce inequality
As the 2015/2019 National Tuna Management Plan enters its final year, the Ministry of National Development Planning
facilitated a workshop to support the work of Directorate of Fish Resource Management at the Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries on the Development of the draft National Tuna Management Plan 2020/2024.
As a coordinated effort to improve the management of Indonesian fishery resources, the Ministry of National Development Planning (BAPPENAS) officially launched its “Multi-stakeholder Platform for Sustainable Fisheries” as part of The Global Sustainable Supply Chains for Marine Commodities (GMC) project on Thursday, July 25, 2019.
As part of the GMC project knowledge management strategy, public and private sector delegations from Ecuador, Indonesia, and the Philippines attended a workshop in Galicia, Spain, to learn about internationally recognized Galician fisheries governance systems in order to replicate best practices in their own countries.
Indonesia collaborates with UNDP to develop root cause analysis and operationalize inclusive multi-stakeholder platform for sustainable fisheries
Optimization of production, improvement of post-harvest, and governance are three focus areas for addressing root cause in marine fisheries in Indonesia. These focus areas are discussed in the focus group discussion on experts input to analyze findings of the root cause analysis towards...
En la búsqueda de acceso a mercados de consumo responsable, los sectores productivos y exportadores pesqueros de Costa Rica lanzaron una nueva iniciativa para promover una pesca sostenible en las aguas del pacífico costarricense.
Octopus commodity producers and exporters, together with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), SFP, and UNDP banded together in support of the formation of the Philippine Cephalopods Producers and Exporters Association (PCPEA).
The National Chamber of Fisheries of Ecuador (CNP) and the Ecuadorian Tuna Pole and Line Association presented the steps they are taking to improve the sustainability of fisheries to international seafood buyers and retailers during the Target 75 Forum in Miami Florida, held February 6-7, 2019.