Program of Activities under FCG/ASSP Mechanism 2020

Strategy I: Securing the sustainability of fisheries to contribute to food security, poverty alleviation and livelihood of people in the region

1. Establishment and Operation of a Regional System of Fisheries Refugia in the South China Sea and Gulf of Thailand
2. Strengthening the Effective Management Scheme with GIS (Geographic Information System) & RS (Remote Sensing) Technology for Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture at AMS
3. Harmonization and Enhancing Utilization of Fishery Statistics and Information
4. Responsible Fishing Technology and Practice
5. Research for Enhancement of Sustainable Utilization and Management of Sharks and Rays in the Southeast Asian Region
6. Sustainable Utilization of Anguillid Eel in the Southeast Asia Region
7. Sustainable Utilization of Fisheries Resources and Resources Enhancement in Southeast Asia
8. Fisheries Management Strategies for Pelagic Fish Resources in the Southeast Asian Region
9. Management Scheme for Inland Fisheries in the Southeast Asian Region
10. Small-scale Fisheries Management for Better Livelihood and Fisheries Resources
11. Development of Stock Assessment Method for Strengthening of Resources Management Measures of Tropical Anguillid Eels in AMS

Strategy II :Supporting the sustainable growth of aquaculture to complement fisheries and contribute to food security, poverty alleviation and livelihood of people in the region

12. Sustainable Aquaculture through Cost-Effective Culture Systems and Prompt and Effective Aquatic Animal Health Management

Strategy III :Ensuring the food safety and quality of fish and fishery products for the Southeast Asian region

13. Enhancing Food Safety and Competitiveness of Seafood Products

Strategy IV: Enhancing trade and compliance of the region’s fish and fishery products with market requirements

14. Strengthening a Regional Cooperation and Enhancing National Capacities to Eliminate IUU Fishing in Southeast Asia

Strategy V: Addressing cross-cutting issues, such as labor, gender and climate change, where related to international fisheries

15. Assistance for Capacity Development in the Region to Address International Fisheries-related Issues

Strategy VI: Empowering SEAFDEC to strengthen its roles in the region and to improve its services to Member Countries

16. Fisheries Resource Survey and Operational Plan for the M.V. SEAFDEC 2

Pipeline Projects

1. ASEAN-JICA Food Value Chain Development Project
2. ASEAN-JICA Cooperation for Capacity Building on IUU Fishing Countermeasures in Southeast Asia
3. Gender Dimension in the Value Chain of Small-scale Fisheries & Aquaculture in Southeast Asia
4. FAO-GEF Project: Sustainable Management of Fisheries, Marine Living Resources and Their Habitats in the Bay of Bengal Region for the Benefit of Coastal States and Communities: Support to SEAFDEC Member Countries
5. World Bank Project: Piloting the Electronic ASEAN Catch Documentation Scheme (eACDS) in Viet Nam