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WEBINAR: Practical applications of EUMOFA’s international trade database on fisheries and aquaculture products

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The European Market Observatory for Fisheries and Aquaculture products (EUMOFA) is offering a free webinar in English that will give participants guidance on the main practical applications of its trade database on fisheries and aquaculture products.

During the 50-minute webinar, which will take place on the 29th of April 2020, 10:30 a.m. CET, EUMOFA experts will be available to interact with participants and respond to questions.

More information: https://www.eumofa.eu/webinar


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Documentary / filming activity for AVCC

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Documentary / filming activity for AVCC was conducted at Kurtun Dam Lake, Arsin fishing port and a trout hatchery on 3rd and 19th of December 2019, respectively.

Net cages in Kurtun Dam, fish are transferred to the sea by trucks
It was the starting time of fattening trout in the sea till the end of May.
From truck to net cages

Hatchery in Maçka

R&D Center for Natural Trout (National Parks DG; Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Taking the eggs
Milking sperm
Marking fish
Egg trays in incubator
Hatched larvae

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8th Aquaculture Workshop in Antalya – 26-29 February, 2020

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Coordinator of KTU participated to the 8th Aquaculture Workshop in Antalya on 26-29 February 2020, organised by Central Union of Aquaculture Investors. The Minister of Agriculture and Forestry and General Directorates of Fisheries and Aquaculture together with high level of bureaucrats, universities, fish farmers, suppliers and representatives of the international companies participated to the workshop.

New support regime was announced by Mr. Bekir Pakdemirli (Minister of Agriculture and Forestry), Mr. Altuğ ATALAY (General Director of Fisheries and Aquaculture).

Recirculation, distant monitoring, feed and feeding, aquaponics and fish diseases were the main topics at the event. More than 500 people attended the event.


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NEWSLETTER 2

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The second DACIAT Newsletter, covering months 7-12 of implementation


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NEWSLETTER 1

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The first DACIAT Newsletter, covering the first six months of implementation


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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Greece – Kavala, 13 November, 2019

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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Greece was organized by the Region of East Macedonia and Thrace (REMTH) on the 13th of November 2019, at Galaxy Hotel Kavala.

The main topics of the event included a general presentation of the project DACIAT BSB-461, the current status and anticipations regarding the inland fish farming, fisheries in the Greek lagoons and indicators of biological integrity, prospects and opportunities for micro and macro algae cultivation in the Region of East Macedonia and Thrace, prospects for the cultivation of bivalve mollusks, problems and suggestions for the management of lagoons and freshwater of REMTH, Greek fish farming and sustainability, as well as sustainable development, innovation and blue entrepreneurship.

The event concluded with a session of questions and answers.


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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Ukraine – Izmail, 27 June, 2019

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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Ukraine (representatives of fish farms and major sellers of fish products in the city and district, local authorities, etc.), organized by the Agency for Sustainable Development and European Integration “Lower Danube Euroregion”, took place on June 27th, 2019, at Bessarabia Hotel in Izmail.

The presentation of the project with its objectives and expected results, as well as activities planned during the implementation of this project was made at the dissemination event. The representatives of fish farms and representatives of major sellers of fish products of the city and district were invited to the event. The main challenges faced by the aquaculture business and top-level changes that are needed for business in this area were discussed.


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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Turkey – Trabzon, 29 May, 2019

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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders in Turkey was held by the Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Marine Sciences (KTU FMS) with the participation of top authorities from local administrations, business support organizations, fish farms, fish processing companies, wholesellers, exporters, service providers, University units and SME’s on 29th, May, 2019 at Hotel Park Dedeman in Trabzon city.

After opening conference of the DACIAT project on 21 March 2019, the local dissemination event was the opportunity to give specific information about the project to the targeted audiences. After giving brief information about the project consortium, objectives, expected results and activities during the implementation period, stakeholders had the opportunity to express their expectations to increase aquaculture production, trade and public consumption as well as to increase export quantities. It was a very good occasion to bring all stakeholders to look for solutions to the existing legal, administrative and technical problems in the area. All participants expressed their willingness to provide their contributions to the project to support aquaculture industry and increase production and export. On the other hand some of the companies declared that they are ready to collaborate with investors from other partner countries for joint investments in production and trade.


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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Romania – Tulcea, 28 May, 2019

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The first local dissemination event for stakeholders from Romania was organized by Danube Delta National Institute for Research and Development on May 28th, 2019, in Tulcea at the headquarters of the institute.

To the event were invited representatives of the fish farms, representatives of major sellers of fish products and representatives of local authorities from Tulcea county.

The agenda of the event included the project’s presentation (with its objectives and expected results, as well as activities planned during the implementation), the presentation of the Aquaculture Virtual Centre of Competences and a presentation about the evolution of the aquaculture in the Danube Delta. The meeting concluded with a session of questions and answers.

Promotional materials regarding the project were disseminated.


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Training for Beneficiaries from the 1st Call for proposals, Bucharest, Romania – 16-17 April, 2019

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During the 16th and 17th of April 2019, the project partners attended the Training for beneficiaries from the 1st Call for proposals organized by the Managing Authority and Joint Technical Secretariat of the ENI CBC Black Sea Basin Joint Operational Programme, in Bucharest, in order to ensure the premises for a smooth implementation of the project.

The topics discussed during the training session included:

  • Overview of the general rules for project implementation;
  • Key aspects of financial management;
  • Reporting: Progress, Intermediate and Final Reports –in eMS;
  • Modifications to the Grant Contract;
  • Overview of procurement rules;
  • Expenditure Verification;
  • Internal and external project monitoring;
  • Internal and external communication.