Eurofish News

Eurofish International Organisation seeks a Director from 1 March 2022

Right fitEurofish is a non-profit, international organisation with 13 member countries headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Eurofish contributes to the development of fisheries and aquaculture by publishing marketing and industry related information in the Eurofish Magazine and its website, and on the organisation’s website, as well as by organising conferences, workshops, seminars, business-to-business meetings and by implementing a variety of projects in the fields of fisheries, aquaculture, processing, and trade and marketing. Eurofish has in-depth knowledge about the fisheries and aquaculture sector in Europe and neighbouring countries, and an extensive network in the region.

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June issue of EUROFISH Magazine features Lithuania and Spain

EM3 2021The May / June issue of the EUROFISH Magazine featuring Lithuania and Spain is now available and covers:


Aquaculture: <div style="position:relative;padding-top:max(60%,326px);height:0;width:100%"><iframe allowfullscreen="true" style="position:absolute;border:none;width:100%;height:100%;left:0;right:0;top:0;bottom:0;" src="https://e.issuu.com/embed.html?backgroundColor=%23ffffff&d=eurofish_magazine_3_2021&hideIssuuLogo=true&showOtherPublicationsAsSuggestions=true&u=eurofish"></iframe></div>Sustainable sources of omega-3 fats for fish feeds - Plants may be part of the solutionn
Environment:
Ghost nets endanger wildlife and harm the environment - The invisible danger at sea
Technology: Proper on-board handling of fish contributes significantly to higher quality and longer shelf life - Insulated containers with lids can make all the difference

 

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April issue of EUROFISH Magazine features Hungary and Denmark

EM2 2021The March/April issue of the EUROFISH Magazine featuring Hungary and Denmark is now available and covers:

Country profile: Hungary and Denmark
Aquaculture: Early Sturgeon Sex Discrimination (ESSD), a new diagnostic service for hatcheries and farms - A novel technique to save costs in caviar production
Processing:
Global growth in processed fish products - Added value due to more processing
Technology: Reduce, reuse or recycle properly - Less is more when it comes to packaging
Guest pages: Kenn Skau Fischer - The Danish Fishermen Producer Organisation - A voice for Denmark’s fishermen

 

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Aina Afanasjeva has passed away

Aina AfanasjevaAina Afanasjeva, Director, EUROFISH International Organisation, passed away on Sunday, 14 March 2021, in Riga, Latvia following a long struggle with illness. Aina, who turned 60 on 10 January this year, is survived by her husband, daughter, son-in-law, and two grandchildren.

She led the organisation for 12 years steering it through the aftermath of the financial and economic crisis of 2008 with a steady hand and working closely with the EUROFISH Governing Council to ensure the continuation of EUROFISH services to its member countries. Hungary, a country with an important inland aquaculture sector, joined the organisation on her watch, and Aina played a crucial role in expanding the EUROFISH project portfolio with multilaterally and bilaterally funded projects. She had a vast network of colleagues, partners, and friends not only across Europe, but in countries around the world, and the messages of condolence that have been ticking in steadily testify to the deep affection and respect she inspired.

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