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Seminar: Fisheries Management and Trade in Fishery Products in Southeast Asia and the Pacific

Event | 18 July 2013 ADBI, Tokyo, Japan

Purpose

To disseminate results of a study on the status and outlook for fisheries and aquaculture in Southeast Asia and the Pacific.

Background

The study reviews the status of fisheries of ASEAN and Pacific region countries, as well as policy measures such as lifting tariffs and non-tariff barriers on fishery products. It will also provide advice on sustainable fisheries management and policy recommendations on trade in fishery products.

Objectives

  • To discuss sustainable fisheries management policies
  • To understand tariff and non-tariff barriers in fisheries trade
  • To assess regional cooperation and system to support sustainable fisheries development

Outputs

ADBI working paper.

Participants

ADBI staff, outside researchers, government officials.