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8-10 August 2016, Bangkok, Thailand 
Climate change is altering aquatic ecosystems, driving shifts in physical and chemical processes, ecological communities and the distribution and abundance of species. These changes have implications for fisherie…
May 20, 2016
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About the project
The hilsa fish is of national importance to Bangladesh. But increased demand for the fish has led to pressure on the fish species. Not only is the hilsa in trouble, but so are the 3 million fishermen, fisherwomen and fishery worker…
May 14, 2016
FishNet liked Mahatub Khan Badhon's blog post A Follow-up on Incentive-based Hilsa Fisheries Management in Bangladesh
May 14, 2016
FishNet posted a blog post
September 14, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This first International Maritime Human Rights Conference will focus on explicitly addressing the issue of maritime human rights and associated welfare issues throughout the maritime environment by bringing toge…
Jan 17, 2016
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The Global Ocean Commission released on 1st of October, "SDG 14: An Ocean Opportunity", a 10 minute film in which world leaders emphasize the importance of SDG 14, the Ocean Sustainable Development Goal, which was officially adopted recently in New…
Oct 5, 2015
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A Sustainable Development Goal for oceans, seas and marine resources is a significant milestone, but how will it be financed and who will benefit?

A fish market in Vĩnh Trường, Vietnam. More than 300 million people are directly or indirectly em…
Sep 29, 2015
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The EC's Directorate for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MARE) will fund projects to develop innovative low-impact offshore fishing practices for small-scale vessels in Europe's outermost regions (i.e., certain islands, departments, and territories…
Aug 11, 2015
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The Pew Charitable Trusts is seeking to recruit a Fisheries Officer, Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe

Position Overview
This position will be responsible for driving and supporting the science and research objectives of Pew’s Ending Over…
Aug 5, 2015
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Ocean Conservancy
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Washington, DC

For more than 40 years, Ocean Conservancy has been championing science-based policy solutions to protect the healthy and diverse ocean ecosys…
Jul 20, 2015
FishNet posted a blog post
Please see this call for proposal from Sea Pact! 

Sea Pact strives to advance environmentally sustainable fisheries and aquaculture practices and provide the building blocks for a long term and sustainable seafood industry. To accomplish this, Sea…
Jul 16, 2015
FishNet posted a blog post
Anecdotal evidence suggests that hilsa fishery is a highly valuable asset to the economy of Bangladesh, and the use of economic incentives to manage the fishery has had positive social and ecological outcomes. This project aims to provide evidence b…
Jul 2, 2015
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Two Doctoral Studentships in legal science, public law, private law, international law with focus on Marine Governance Law
Type of employment: Fixed-term employment, 48 months full-time studies
Extent: 100 %
Location: Department of Law, Department o…
Jun 26, 2015
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WorldFish has signed an agreement with Timor-Leste’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries to develop the country’s fisheries sector.

The organisation will now implement the first phase of the NOK 9.5 million Norway-funded Fisheries Sector Suppor…
Jun 22, 2015
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According to this article from the guardian - "with five million sustainably-sourced fish meals served annually in universities, schools and hospitals across Cardiff, the Welsh capital is setting the standard for other cities across the UK and Europ…
Mar 17, 2015
FishNet liked Bereket Tsegay's blog post Fish value chain assessment in Bangladesh paves the way for future interventions
Mar 13, 2015
FishNet commented on Angela Martin's blog post GAP2 symposia streaming live on bambuser
"Thanks a lot, Angela! Seems like a very interesting event!"
Feb 25, 2015

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FishNet was created by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) as part of its work on the economics of marine and coastal fisheries.