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  ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING OF THE FISHERY RESOURCES AND THE ECOSYSTEMS IN THE STRAITS OF SICILY  
   
 

MedSudMed "Assessment and Monitoring of the Fishery Resources and the Ecosystems in the Straits of Sicily" is a regional project with four participating countries (Italy, Libya, Malta and Tunisia), executed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and funded by the Italian Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Policies (MiPAAF). In 2011 the Regione Siciliana (Italia has provided ad hoc assistance for specific activities on crustaceans in the project area. The Project aims to support scientific communities and countries in the development of a monitoring system for the studies of fisheries resources and ecosystems. The main objectives of the Project are to increase the scientific knowledge on the ecosystems of the project area, strengthen national and regional expertise, develop scientific cooperation in order to promote the standardization of the methodologies used in fisheries research. .. ... +MORE

 >>> ARCHIVE OF EVENTS

01-04 December 2014. Tunis, Tunisia

Working Group on Small Pelagic Fishery Resources in the south-central Mediterranean Sea      

10-11 November 2014. Rome -  Italy

  Ad hoc meeting for the joint assessment of demersal fisheries resources in the south-central Mediterranean Sea  

22-26 September 2014. Rome -  Italy

FAO-MedSudMed Working Group on Demersal Fishery Resources      

Publications. You can search by 'full text' (text edited search in 'TITLE' and in 'ABSTRACT'), by author or by issue.

Informative Note Short summary of the guidelines of the FAO project MedSudMed.

GFCM Statistical bulletin 2012. Operational Units in the MedSudMed area, GSAs 12-16, 21.

FAO Projects in the Mediterranean have been influential in developing a regional attitude toward sustainable fisheries.

FAO Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries as adopted on 31 October 1995. Arabic version.

Maps resulting from oceanographic modelling at sub-regional scale were generated for salinity, temperature and currents.

 

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE
ORGANIZATION
OF THE
UNITED NATIONS


ITALIAN MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE
FOOD AND FORESTRY POLICIES


REGIONE SICILIANA

Credits

 COUNTRY FIHERY INFORMATION

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"COUNTRY FISHERY INFORMATION"

ITALY: Institute for coastal marine environment (IAMC-sez Mazara del Vallo)

LIBYA: Marine Biology Research Centre (MBRC)

MALTA: Ministry for the Sustainable Development, the Environment and climate changes (MSDEC)

TUNISIA: Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer (INSTM)

CGFCM and other mediterranean projects

GFCM AdriaMed
ArtFiMed CopeMed II
EastMed MedFisis

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