24-25 October 2017 Rome, Italy AdriaMed Working Group on Demersal Fishery Resources in the Adriatic Sea
The AdriaMed Working Group on Demersal Fishery Resources in the Adriatic Sea (WG-DEM) was held on 24-25 October 2017 in FAO-HQs, Rome, Italy. All the Project participating institutions (from Albania, Croatia, Montenegro Italy,
Slovenia and Bosnia-Herzegovina) was attended the meeting. The WG-DEM was focused on: i) Identifying priorities and needs for the Adriatic region; ii) Facilitating the coordination at Adriatic level of different research activities; iii) Addressing the request from the GFCM-SAC to provide sub-regional stock assessment on priority species; iv) Fostering technical discussion on fisheries management plans at Adriatic level, with particular focus on the Jabuka/Pomo Pit area.
5-6 June 2017 Ancona, Italy AdriaMed Study Group on intercalibration of fish otolith age reading
The AdriaMed Study Group on intercalibration of fish otolith reading (SG-OTH) was held on 5-6 June 2017 in Ancona, Italy kindly hosted by the Institute of Marine Sciences - National Research Council
(ISMAR-CNR of Ancona). All the Project participating institutions (from Albania, Croatia, Montenegro Italy and Slovenia) attended the meeting. The meeting, focused on anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus), saw the participation of an international senior expert on the subject. The participants revised the results of the intercalibration exercise, with otoliths exchange, launched in January 2017. Decision was taken to continue and finalize the process before the next AdriaMed Working Group on Small Pelagics meeting.
16th-17th February 2017. Tirana, Albania AdriaMed Eighteenth Coordination Committee Meeting
The 18th AdriaMed Coordination Committee meeting was held in Tirana, Albania on 16 and 17 February 2017, kindly hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Water Administration of Albania. The meeting was...
attended by representatives of the Donors, delegations from the countries participating in the Project (Albania, Croatia, Italy, Montenegro and Slovenia), representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina, representatives of the Marine and Inland Fisheries Team (FIAF) of the FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division, the FAO General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM), the FAO Mediterranean Regional Projects. The Committee discussed on activities carried out during the inter committee period and on the programme of activities proposed for the next period of implementation.