Fisheries Training Programme

Science for Sustainable Fisheries

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SEA-sons Greetings from the staff of the GRÓ Fisheries Training Programme in Iceland!
We wish all o…

SEA-sons Greetings

SEA-sons Greetings from the staff of the GRÓ Fisheries Training Programme in Iceland! We wish all our fellows and friends around the world a peaceful and joyous New Year
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From left: Thor Asgeirsson, Julie Ingham, Etuna Haimbili, Kimberlee Cooke-Panton, Mary Frances David…

GRÓ-FTP welcomes two new post-graduate students of Master's studies at the University of Iceland

Today the GRÓ Fisheries Training Programme under the auspices of UNESCO officially welcomed two new post-graduate students to Iceland for their Master‘s studies at the University of Iceland through scholarships provided by the GRÓ-FTP. Both began their studies in the Environment and Natural Resources specialising in Marine Resource Management.
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Thor Asgeirsson (Director, GRÓ-FTP), and Oddur Gunnarsson (CEO, Matís) celebrate with a

GRÓ-FTP signs new partnership agreement with Matís

We are delighted to announce that the GRÓ Fisheries Training Programme under the auspices of UNESCO has signed a new partnership agreement with Matís – Food Research and Biotec.
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Six-month training of the FTP will be delayed due to COVID-19

Six-month training of the FTP will be delayed due to COVID-19

After much consideration, the Fisheries Training Programme has decided to delay the beginning of its 6 month course until January 2021.

Statistics

22
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
414
FELLOWS GRATUATED
60
PARTNER COUNTRIES
56
SHORT COURSES

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