Sustainable aquaculture development for food security in Southeast Asia towards 2020. Proceedings of the Regional Technical Consultation on Sustainable Aquaculture Development in Southeast Asia Towards 2020
This publication represents the proceedings of the Regional Technical Consultation (RTC) on Aquaculture held in Bangkok, Thailand last 17-19 March 2010. The RTC was convened by the Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) as part of the preparatory undertakings for the ASEAN-SEAFDEC Conference on Fisheries held in June 2011. The main objectives of the RTC were to follow-up the developments of aquaculture in Southeast Asia after the 2001 ASEAN-SEAFDEC Millennium Conference on Fisheries and to define the strategic actions for the region s sustainable aquaculture development in the next decade. These proceedings contain 10 country papers and a summary status of implementation of the Resolution and Plan of Actions on six themes (supply of good quality seeds, environment-friendly aquaculture, getting out of the fish meal trap, healthy and wholesome aquaculture, biotechnology and rural aquaculture) which are the outcomes of the 2001 ASEAN-SEAFDEC Millennium Conference on Fisheries. It also presents the thematic papers and a synopsis of discussions on issues and recommendations on four thematic areas: (i) meeting social and economic challenges in aquaculture; (ii) quality seed production for sustainable aquaculture; (iii) healthy and wholesome aquaculture; and (iv) protecting the environment and adapting to climate change. These recommendations are expected to provide baseline information and directions in formulating the Resolution and Plan of Action (aquaculture component) for food security in Southeast Asia towards 2020.
Acosta, B. O., Coloso, R. M., de Jesus-Ayson, E. G. T., & Toledo, J. D. (Eds.). (2011). Sustainable aquaculture development for food security in Southeast Asia towards 2020. Proceedings of the Regional Technical Consultation on Sustainable Aquaculture Development in Southeast Asia Towards 2020. Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines: Aquaculture Department, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center.
- Thematic papers
- 2010 and beyond: better seeds for sustainable aquatic food production in Asia
- Healthy and wholesome aquaculture
- Effects of CO2-induced ocean environmental changes on marine life: implications for aquaculture
- Meeting social and economic challenges on aquaculture in Southeast Asia
- Key issues and knowledge gaps on aquaculture that need to be addressed in the next decade
- Status of implementation of the resolution and plan of action on aquaculture
- Summary of the status of implementation in SEAFDEC member countries and at SEAFDEC/AQD
- List of participants
- Advisory and organizing committees for the Regional technical consultation on aquaculture
- List of presenters, chairpersons, panelists and rapporteurs
TypeBook; Conference publication
169 p. : col. ill.
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