Fisheries Training Programme

under the auspices of UNESCO

On the 1st of January 2020

... FTP joined hands with UNESCO.

FTP's core activity is the six month

... training progamme in Iceland.

News

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2019 FTP fellows on a site visit in Grindavik, Reykjanes peninsula

Season's Greetings from staff and fellows

At times of changes the staff and fellows of the Fisheries Training Programme in Iceland send you best wishes for the festive season and a happy new year.
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Kigoma in Tanzania

Workshop in Kigoma, Tanzania

The Fisheries Training Programme conducted a five-day workshop in Kigoma, Tanzania from 18 – 22 November 2019. The workshop was on fish quality and training in sensory evaluation of fish freshness. It was conducted in collaboration with Matís, TAFIRI and the Tanzanian regional government authorities.
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At the symposium in Managua

FTP and OSPESCA in a symposium in Nicaragua

On November 7 and 8 the UNU-FTP and OSPESCA are conducting a two day symposium in Nicaragua to assess the status of the fisheries among the Central American countries and identify their needs and priority in fisheries development.
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Some scholarship recipients and staff at the meeting.

Gathering of FTP Scholarship Recipients

This morning, a breakfast meeting was held for all Fisheries Training Programme scholarship recipients currently in Iceland pursuing MSc or PhD studies at Icelandic Universities. This distinguished group of former FTP fellows includes three MSc and six PhD students, representing Vietnam, Indonesia, Uganda, Angola, Ghana, Liberia, Cabo Verde, and Guyana.

Statistics

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

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