News and events

Call for proposal: 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 Pact has pledged to financially contribute to selected projects that are aligned with Sea Pact’s mission. In 2015, Sea Pact wishes to place an emphasis on projects that are engaging in efforts relating to bycatch reduction, innovations in aquaculture, or social responsibility within the seafood supply chain. Projects impacting the top seafood species consumed on a global level are preferred. Organizations that are seeking financial assistance for projects aligned with Sea Pact’s mission, in the following categories, are encouraged to apply:
  • Gear or Farm Improvements
  • Species Research and Data Collection
  • Research to Improve Farming Practices 
  • Fisheries Management
  • Regional Aquaculture Management
  • Fishery Habitat Restoration 
  • Wild Stock Enhancement
  • Fisheries Conservation
  • Fisheries Improvement Projects
  • Aquaculture Improvement Projects

Email me when people comment –

You need to be a member of FishNet to add comments!

Join FishNet

Get involved

All FishNet members can post updates and comments to raise their profile in our community. It doesn't matter whether you're a policy-maker, a researcher, an activist, a producer or a keen individual – FishNet is for you to share, interact and learn.

See our guidelines for more information and our Jargon Buster for some useful definitions.

International Institute for Environment and Development
80-86 Gray's Inn Road
London WC1X 8NH, UK
Tel: +44 (0)20 3463 7399


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.