Fishermen, conservationists, scientists and the European Commission agree to manage European fisheries for the long term

By Inter-RAC Group Tuesday, 16th September 2008 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2008.
An international Seminar on Long Term Management (LTM) Plans was held the 11th and 12th of September at the seat of the Regional Council Pays de la Loire in Nantes (France). The event was co-organized by five Regional Advisory Councils (Baltic Sea, North Sea, North Western Waters, South Western Waters, Pelagic Species) and sponsored by Région Pays de la Loire and AGLIA.

The NWWRAC launches another year of challenges as member delegates meet in Dublin

By NWWRAC Communications Board Monday, 1st October 2007 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2007.
The 2007 World Seafood Congress provided a most appropriate backdrop to the recent North Western Waters Regional Advisory Council (NWWRAC) meetings in Dublin. The NWWRAC Executive Committee and Annual General Assembly met on the 27-28th September 2007 to review a year filled with debates, challenges, and successes in the European fishing arena.

Crunch Meeting on Future of EU Cod Recovery

By Inter-RAC Group Monday, 12th February 2007 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2007.
The failing EU Cod Recovery Programme has prompted the North Western Waters and the North Sea Regional Advisory Councils to host a joint Symposium on Cod Recovery on 9 and 10 March next in Edinburgh. The Symposium, one of the most critical debates ever held on EU Cod Recovery, is set to offer findings that will inform the RACs’s advice to the EU Fisheries Commission on their soon to be revised Cod Recovery Programme.

Update on Progress of Work

By NWWRAC Communications Board Monday, 4th December 2006 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2006.
The work of the North Western Waters Regional Advisory Council is progressing smoothly as the NWWRAC moves into its second year of operation.

Fishermen and Conservationists meet in Paris to Provide Recommendations to EU Policy-makers

By NWWRAC Communications Board Friday, 9th December 2005 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2005.
A sixty-strong delegation of representatives from the fisheries, environmental, angling and consumer sectors met in the French National Fisheries Committees offices in Paris on Monday November 7 and Tuesday November 8 2005 to consider issues and a way forward for fisheries and the environment in north western European waters.

BIM selected to host prestigious EU fisheries organization

By BIM Newsletter Thursday, 29th September 2005 | 0 comments
Filed under: 2005.
The Bord Iascaigh Mhara-hosted inaugural meeting of the EU-established North Western Waters Regional Advisory Council (NWWRAC) due to take place on Friday (30 September 2005, Dublin Castle) will, for the first time in the history of the Common Fisheries Policy, bring together representatives from all stakeholder groups from the Irish, UK, Spanish, French, Dutch and Belgian fisheries sectors.

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