The mission of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department of FAO is to facilitate and secure the long-term sustainable development and utilization of the world's fisheries and aquaculture. FAO is acutely aware of the fundamental social and economic role played by these two sectors in:
Meeting global and national sustainable food security.
Providing self and paid employment for fishing and aquaculture related communities as a means of alleviating poverty in these fishing communities and stemming rural/urban drift.
The new russian crab catcher 'Ayan' delivered Russia Fed.
The third crab fishing vessel was handed over to fishermen as part of the state program for the renewal of the domestic fleet
At the Eastern Shipyard, the flag was hoisted on the crab catcher "A...