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EXTERNAL EVENT – Internatıonal conference on fisheries and blue growth
31 October 2017 - 1 November 2017
Identifying the Perspectives of Fisheries in Stimulating the Blue Growth
in the Black Sea Region
Istanbul, 31 October – 1 November 2017
The Permanent International Secretariat (PERMIS) of the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC), in cooperation with the Sariyer Municipality of Istanbul, will organise and host an International Conference on Fisheries and Blue Growth on 31 October – 1 November 2017 in Istanbul.
The Conference, coordinated with the Ukrainian Chairmanship-in-Office, also marks the 25th Anniversary of BSEC Organisation.
It will bring together representatives of the BSEC Member States and its Related Bodies, Observers, Sectoral Dialogue Partners and International Organisations. Representatives from Black Sea municipalities, academic communities, NGOs and from the private sector will also participate.
The Conference aims to consider the main issues affecting fisheries management, assess the environmental and socio-economic impact on fisheries and aquaculture and encourage cooperation between the private and public sectors on the above issues.
The CPMR, which has sectoral dialogue partner status with BSEC for several years, will participate in this event and focus on Sustainable Aquaculture as a Component of Blue Growth – the Regional Strategic Perspective.
Practical information is available on the BSEC website.