Category Archives: Madagascar

INDIAN Ocean tuna industry-led Fishery Improvement Project (FIP): 17 organisations working towards MSC standard

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FIRST ASC certified shrimp farm in Africa: WWF hopes this will serve as a model for other shrimp farms in Madagascar

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EC welcomes EU Parliament’s support for sustainable fisheries partnership agreements between EU & Madagascar, Cape Verde and Guinea Bissau

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ISA crisis in Chile cost industry US$ 2 billion & 20,000 jobs …”there are still important issues to address” – World Bank report

A June 2014 report entitled ‘Reducing Risk in Aquaculture’ is the result of an international effort led by the Responsible Aquaculture Foundation (an independent public goods organization established by the Global Aquaculture Alliance) and the World Bank to analyze and draw practical lessons from the experiences of aquaculture disease outbreaks in Chile, Vietnam, Madagascar and Mozambique for the benefit of stakeholders throughout the aquaculture industry. The report dedicates an entire chapter (Chapter 2: pp9-33) to the ISA crisis in Chile and the lessons to be learned… Another chapter is dedicated to a case study of the EMS outbreaks in Vietnam, one to shrimp white spot syndrom virus outbreak in Madagascar and Mozambique.

Reducing Risks in Aquaculture - World Bank June 2014

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