The Government of the Seychelles and the World Bank are organizing a second Ocean Economies conference that will take place in the Seychelles on February 22-23, 2018. The main objective of this conference is to advance the agenda of maximizing finance for development in the blue economy, by optimizing the use of scarce public resources and crowding [ ... ]
AU-IBAR in collaboration with the NPCA conducted a workshop on enhancing regional capacity in fisheries observer and fishing vessel register programmes as cost-effective tools for strengthening Monitoring, Control and Surveillance (MCS) systems for sustainable combat of Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fisheries in Africa coastal states’ Exclu [ ... ]
The Fisheries Committee for the West Central Gulf of Guinea (FCWC) was established in 2007. This to facilitate cooperation in fisheries management between the member countries: Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and Nigeria. The countries have several shared fish stocks and identified a need for cooperation and shared management of these resources.