Governance https://enaca.org/rss/?tag=159 Collaboration in sustainable aquaculture and aquatic resource management for rural development [email protected] [email protected] Copyright all rights reserved NACA Newsletter, Vol. XXXIX, April-June 2024 https://enaca.org/?id=1330&title=naca-newsletter%2C-vol.-xxxix%2C-april-june-2024

In this issue:

  • 33rd NACA Governing Council held in New Delhi, India.
  • Dr Eduardo Leaño elected as next Director General of NACA.
  • Reported aquatic animal diseases in the Asia-Pacific region during the third quarter of 2023.
  • We are hiring: Professional Associate, aquaculture transformation.
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Fri, 05 Apr 2024 04:12:31 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1330
NACA Newsletter, Vol. XXXIX, January-March 2024 https://enaca.org/?id=1320&title=naca-newsletter-vol-xxxix-january-march-2024

In this issue:

  • Second High-Level Meeting on Aquaculture Transformation in Asia and the Pacific Region.
  • Reported aquatic animal diseases in the Asia-Pacific region during the second quarter of 2023.
  • Expert Workshop on Aquaculture Effluent Management.
  • Larvi 2024: First announcement and call for papers.
  • Tuskfish CMS 2.0.7 released.
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Mon, 19 Feb 2024 12:27:55 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1320
Second High-Level Meeting on Aquaculture Transformation in Asia and the Pacific Region https://enaca.org/?id=1309&title=second-high-level-meeting-on-aquaculture-transformation-in-asia-and-the-pacific-region

A second High Level Meeting on Aquaculture Transformation: A Call for Collective Action was held in Bangkok from 8-9 November 2023 to further facilitate regional collaboration towards the Blue Transformation vision. The purpose of the meeting was to review progress made after the First HLM and discuss specific actions and mechanisms needed to enhance regional cooperation and progress transformation at scale by 2030. The meeting discussed and reviewed a draft Action Guide for Aquaculture Transformation for Asia and the Pacific Region. A proposal to develop an Asia-Pacific Aquaculture Innovation and Investment Hub as a regional mechanism providing policy advice, monitoring, resource mobilisation, partnership and capacity building functions as a regional platform driving aquaculture transformation was also considered.

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Tue, 28 Nov 2023 07:40:34 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1309
WAS Journal Special Issue: Global Conference on Aquaculture Millennium +20 Thematic Reviews https://enaca.org/?id=1297&title=was-journal-special-issue-global-conference-on-aquaculture-millennium-plus-20 Eight thematic reviews prepared as preparation for the Global Conference on Aquaculture Millennium +20 (GCA +20) have been published in a Special Issue of the Journal of the World Aquaculture Society "Aquaculture for Food and Sustainable Development". A group of experts prepared advanced working drafts of each thematic review and the key findings from each theme were presented and discussed by expert panels during the GCA +20. Participants were then invited to provide their feedback and perspectives on the reviews and their key messages for consideration in finalisation of the papers. The reviews are available for free download.

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Mon, 30 Oct 2023 07:14:40 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1297
NACA Newsletter, Vol. XXXVIII, January-March 2023 https://enaca.org/?id=1253&title=naca-newsletter-january-march-2023

In this issue:

High-level meeting on aquaculture transformation in the Asia-Pacific region; Developing a regional strategy for aquatic organism health: Progressive management pathways; Job opportunity - health management and husbandry researcher; 2022 China-ASEAN International Forum on Sustainable Development of Fisheries and Aquaculture Under the Blue Transformation Strategy; A new progressive management pathway for improving seaweed biosecurity; Indian delegates visit Thailand for training and industry exposure; PhD scholarships: Shanghai Ocean University PhD Programme 2023; Reported aquatic animal diseases in the Asia-Pacific region during the second quarter of 2022.

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Thu, 12 Jan 2023 05:29:27 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1253
High-level meeting on aquaculture transformation in Asia and the Pacific region https://enaca.org/?id=1251&title=high-level-meeting-on-aquaculture-transformation-in-asia-and-the-pacific-region As a follow on from the September FAO/NACA workshop on aquaculture transformation (see article in previous issue), FAO and NACA convened a high-level meeting to discuss the issue and the outcome of the previous consultation with policy makers. The meeting was held virtually from 22-23 November and was attended by 79 senior officials from 25 countries and international organisations, with observers from industry and international NGOs. Specific objectives of the high-level meeting were to: Engage senior policy makers and business leaders in the process of defining regional targets, action areas and initiatives for aquaculture transformation in the region by 2030, identify strategies and mechanisms to stimulate innovation and investment, and to recommend follow up actions and commitments.

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Thu, 12 Jan 2023 04:36:48 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1251
Global Conference on Aquaculture Millennium +20 https://enaca.org/?id=1175&title=global-conference-on-aquaculture-millennium-%2B20

The GCA +20 was successfully held as a hybrid event from 22-25 September, with physical participation at the venue in Shanghai, China, and international participation via video conference. A total of 1,728 people participated in the event, of which 500 were physically present in Shanghai. A key output from the GCA +20, the Shanghai Declaration is a call to action that highlights the principles and strategic pathways to maximise the contribution of sustainable aquaculture in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, with a special focus on “Leaving no one behind”.

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Mon, 11 Oct 2021 06:29:37 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1175
Professor Sena De Silva Memorial Oration, 8 October 2021 https://enaca.org/?id=1167&title=professor-sena-de-silva-memorial-oration%2C-8-october-2021

Join us on 8 October 2021 for the Professor Sena De Silva Memorial Oration. The topic for the oration is "Aquaculture and marine resources exploitation: reframing the issues", presented by Professor Govanni Turchini of Deakin University and organised by the Sri Lanka Association for Fisheries and Aquatic Resources. The oration will be held at 05:00 GMT (15:00 AEST) via Zoom. To participate, please use the following link: Professor Sena De Silva Memorial Oration 2021.

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Thu, 19 Aug 2021 01:12:43 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1167
NACA Newsletter, Vol. XXXV No. 3, July-September 2020 https://enaca.org/?id=1113&title=naca-newsletter-july-september-2020

In this issue:

Vale Professor Sena De Silva; the State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture 2020; Viral covert mortality disease (VCMD): Disease card; Disease advisory: Decapod iridescent virus 1 (DIV1): An emerging threat to the shrimp industry; Infection with decapod iridescent virus 1 (DIV1): Disease card; Proceedings of the Regional Workshop on Underutilized Fish and Marine Genetic Resources and their Amelioration; Latest special issue of Gender, Technology & Development examines new learnings on women and fisheries; Development of a global information system for farmed types of aquatic genetic resources; Quarterly Aquatic Animal Disease Report, October-December 2019.

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Thu, 02 Jul 2020 08:15:35 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1113
Consultation on Strengthening Governance of Aquaculture for Sustainable Development in Asia-Pacific https://enaca.org/?id=1072&title=consultation-on-aquaculture-governance-in-asia-pacific

The 35th Session of Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission has identified the lack of effective governance as a major threat to sustainable aquaculture growth for greater contribution to achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. The objectives of the consultation were to: Share the results of country studies on aquaculture governance in respective countries; identify gaps, issues and challenges in aquaculture governance; and recommend strategies and actions to improve and strengthen aquaculture governance.

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Mon, 27 Jan 2020 04:58:42 +0000 https://enaca.org/?id=1072