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COFREPECHE subsidiaries :

COFREPECHE is member of :


Lobbying organisation promoting the French Merchant Marine sector for its members
Association promoting contacts and the circulation of information between all involved or interested in marine and freshwater aquaculture; promoting the sponsorship of multi-disciplinary research concerning aquaculture; enhancing cooperation among governmental, scientific and commercial organizations and individuals on all matters dealing with aquaculture.
The Foundation aims at raising public's awareness of the environmental protection at international level by sensitization and actions.



in charge of the Marine Fisheries and Aquaculture Directorate ('DPMA')
Created by decree in 1984, Ifremer is a public institute of industrial and commercial nature. It is placed under the joint supervision of the ministries for Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and Town and Country Planning ; for Higher Education and Research ; for Agriculture and Fisheries.


Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries
Directorate General for 'Health and Consumers'
Free and thorough access to European Union law and other legal public documents
See in particular the Fisheries ('PECH') Committee's activities

International development Agencies (selection) - links

European Commission Services managing EU external aid programmes
Few words on one sentence introducing what it is
US Development Scheme
A department dealing with fisheries and aquaculture international development
Intergovernmental institution promoting sustainable economic growth and reduce poverty in Africa

United Nations - links

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Advice, studies, assistance and research on the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
Specialized agency of the United Nations that promotes industrial development for poverty reduction, inclusive globalization and environmental sustainability

International NGOs - links

Certification scheme for sustainable fisheries
Certification scheme for sustainable aquaculture
certification scheme for sustainable fisheries and aquaculture
World Wild Life Conservation Body - a department dealing with sustainable and ethical Fisheries and Aquaculture
note: a department dealing with fisheries and ocean life issues based in Brussels

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