PANACeA will host side event at the 41st session of GFCM in Montenegro, 16.10.2017

October 10, 2017


INTERREG MED horizontal project PANACeA will host a side event on October 16th, 2017 at the upcoming 41th session of the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean that will take place in Hotel Splendid, Budva, Montenegro from 16-20.10.2017 under the auspices of FAO and General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) (

The event is organised with the strategic support of the Institute for Marine Biology, Kotor, Montenegro and will tackle the issue of management of natural resources (fish stock) in a sustainable manner - effects as well as collaboration with fisherman/fishery association for better management of marine biodiversity. Cooperation between science, managers, and local actors will be a part of the event’s discussion, which in addition will initiate debate on inclusion of fisherman/association in management/protection and sustainable use of natural resources in current and/or future MPAs.