Events and meetings

September 2016

  • 12-15 September: Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) 12th Working Party on Ecosystems and Bycatch (WPEB), (location to be confirmed) >> more information

August 2016

July 2016

  • 11-15 July:

    32nd Session of FAO Committee on Fisheries (COFI), Rome, Italy

June 2016

  • 21-23 June: Southeast Asia Fisheries Development and Education Center (SEAFDEC) Mid-term Sharks Data Collection Project Meeting, Pattaya, Thailand

May 2016

April 2016

  • 25-29 April: ICCAT Shark Species Group Intersessional Meeting, Madeira, Portal >> more information
  • 19-20 April: FAO Meeting on impact of CITES-listing of sharks and ray species in the South and Southeast Asian region, Penang, Malaysia
  • 11-13 April: Oceania Regional Training and Capacity Building Workshop for the implementation of CITES shark listings, Nadi, Fiji

March 2016

  • 28 March-08 April: 1st Session of Preparatory Commission on BBNJ, New York, USA >> more information
  • 22-23 March: 12th Informal Consultations UN Fish Stock Agreement, New York, USA
  • 22-24 March: National Shark Workshop, Karachi, Pakistan
  • 21-25 March: FAO Regional Workshop on "National and regional good practices in seafood traceability in Asia", Kochi, India
  • 03 March:

    World Wildlife Day 2016 – The future of wildlife is in our hands. Click here to see the event website

February 2016

  • 29 February-04 March: FAO Capacity development workshop for Mediterranean and Black Seas countries on the implementation of the FAO Port State Measures Agreement to combat IUU fishing, Tirana, Albania >>> more information
  • 22-26 February: 15th Session of FAO COFI Sub-Committee on Fish Trade, Agadir, Morocco
  • 15-19 February:

    2nd Meeting of Signatories (MOS2) to the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Sharks San Jose, Costa Rica.

January 2016

  • 27-29 January: 5th Regional CAWEN/ ROAVIS Meeting, Panama City, Panama
  • 27-28 January: Regional CITES/Central America CITES/Wildlife Enforcement Network Coordination Meeting, Panama City, Panama
  • 11-15 January:

    66th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, CICG, Geneva, Switzerland. Click here for more information.

December 2015

  • 15-16 December:

    Capacity Building Workshop on CITES Appendix II listings of Sharks and Manta Ray Species, Kochi, India.

November 2015

October 2015

  • 08-09 October: Meeting of the FAO Committee on Fisheries Member Countries: celebrating 20th anniversary of the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries, Vigo, Spain >>> more information

September 2015

August 2015

June 2015

May 2015

  • 12-14 May: 8th Session of the Regional Commission for Fisheries (RECOFI), Muscat, Oman >>> more information
  • 11-15 May: 6th Meeting of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the ​​​Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), La Jolla, California, USA >>> more information

April 2015

February 2015

  • 17-20 February: FAO Workshop on Linking Global and Regional Levels in the Management of Marine Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction, Rome, Italy >>> more information

December 2014

October 2014

  • 28-29 October: Regional Expert Workshop on Freshwater Stingrays, Bogotá, Colombia >>> more information.
  • 27-31 October: Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) 10th Working Party on Ecosystems and Bycatch (WPEB10), Yokohama, Japan >>> more information
  • 13-16 October: 21st Annual Meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT) - See CCSBT, Auckland, New Zealand

September 2014

  • 22-26 September: 36th Annual Meeting of the North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO), Vigo, Spain >>> more information

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

February 2014

January 2014

  • 27-31 January: 2nd Commission Meeting of the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO), Manta, Ecuador >>> more information

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013