On March the 8th 2018, The International Association for Women in the Seafood Industry (WSI), with the support of AFD French Development Agency and Matis Icelandic R&D company launches a « women in seafood » video contest. This competition will reward the best video to highlight the contribution of women in the seafood industry. Winners will be announced in September 2018.
One in two seafood worker is a woman. They are essential contributors to the industry but remain often ignored thus invisible. And if you are not seen you do not exist. In compliance with its objective to raise awareness on the contribution of women in the seafood industry and to promote young female professionals, the International Association for Women in the Seafood Industry (WSI) launches the second edition of the “women in seafood” video competition, with the support of MATIS and the French Development Agency (AFD).
Hotel group Iberostar obtains MSC’s chain of custody Spain
Iberostar Group presented on Friday its new sustainable fisheries initiative together with the Marine Stewardship Council, becoming the first hotel chain in southern Europe to have the chain of custody of MSC.
Fresh cod exports grow but frozen cod sales fall Norway
A total of 5,700 tonnes of fresh cod, including fillets, were exported with a total value of USD 25.2 million in May, representing a 4 per cent growth in volume and a 12 per cent increase in value, according to the Norwegian Seafood Council.