FAO Reviews of Aquaculture now available online

We are pleased to announce that the FAO Reviews of Aquaculture have been published online at the FAO website, including the six Regional Reviews and a Global Synthesis, which were developed and published in conjunction with the Global Conference on Aquaculture Millennium +20 (GCA+20). The publications are linked below. Video presentations of the reviews, including expert panel discussions and question and answer sessions, are also available from the GCA+20 website.

Each regional review and the global synthesis contains nine chapters:

  • Social and economic background.
  • General characteristics of the sector.
  • Resources, services and technologies.
  • Aquaculture and environmental integrity.
  • Markets and trade.
  • Contribution of aquaculture to food security and social and economic development.
  • External pressures on the sector.
  • Governance and management of the sector.
  • Aquaculture contribution to the FAO strategic objectives.

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