Regional Technical Consultation on Regional Plan of Action for the Management of Fishing Capacity (RPOA Capacity)

The rapid growing of fishing industry in the Southeast Asia region since late 1970s has led to increase in fishing capacity, especially with the introduction of highly efficient fishing gears such as trawlers and purse seiners as well as the increasing capacities of processing plants. The growing fishing fleets throughout the region coupled with rapid…

6th Meeting of the Scientific Working Group on Neritic Tunas Stock Assessment in the Southeast Asian Waters

SEAFDEC/MFRDMD is hosting the virtual 6th Meeting of the Scientific Working Group on Neritic Tunas Stock Assessment in the Southeast Asian Waters on 2nd December 2020.  this meeting aims to; 1. To share updated information on the revised Term of Reference of the Scientific Working Group for Stock Assessment on Neritic Tunas in the Southeast Asian Region and…

The 1st Core Expert Meeting on Fisheries Management Strategies for Pelagic Fish Resources in the Southeast Asian Region

THE 1st CORE EXPERT MEETING ON FISHERIES MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES FOR PELAGIC FISH RESOURCES IN THE SOUTHEAST ASIAN REGION, 24th November 2020 1000 – 1210 (GMT+08:00) Malaysia Time – Kuala Lumpur The 1st Core Expert Meeting on Fisheries Management Strategies for Pelagic Fish Resources in the Southeast Asian Region is organized under a project entitled “Fisheries…

Workshop On Sharks And Rays Landing Data Analysis To Determine The Value Of ‘Maximum Sustainable Yield’ (MSY)

Workshop on “Analisa Data Pendaratan Ikan Yu dan Pari Bagi Menentukan Nilai ‘Maximum Sustainable Yield’ (MSY)” (Sharks and Rays Landing Data Analysis to Determine the Value of ‘Maximum Sustainable Yield’ (MSY)) was held on 24th June 2020 in ICT Room, Southeast Asia Marine Resources Institute (ISMAT), Kuala Terengganu. A total of 11 participants comprising nine…

Regional Training And Workshop On Chondrichthyan Taxonomy, Biology And Data Collection

Nineteen personals from Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Viet Nam, SEAFDEC/TD and SEAFDEC/MFRDMD participated in a five-day “Regional Training and Workshop on Chondrichthyan Taxonomy, Biology and Data Collection” from 16-20 June 2019 at MFRDMD in Terengganu, Malaysia. Most of them are  involving  in data collection of shark and ray landings  in their countries. The…