SEAFDEC Newsletter Vol. 44 No. 3
During the third quarter of 2021, SEAFDEC continued to organize events that are beneficial to the Member Countries. The important regional events include the “First Regional Technical Consultation on Fishery Statistics and Information in Southeast Asia” that was intended to harmonize the Regional Framework for Fishery Statistics of Southeast Asia as well as the “Teleworkshop on Development and Improvement of Regional Fishing Vessels Record (RFVR) for Combating IUU Fishing in the Southeast Asian Region” which reviewed the RFVR Database management and operation. SEAFDEC also continued to conduct several trainings and workshops to enhance the capacity of SEAFDEC staff, SEAFDEC Member Countries staff, and fisheries students. The topics of the training/workshops include gender integration in small-scale fisheries, fisheries management as tools for EAFM, fish population dynamics and fisheries management, and marine fish hatchery.