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SEAFDEC/IFRDMD socializations the establishment of SPEECTRA

SEAFDEC/IFRDMD and Research Institute for Inland Fisheries and Extension (RIIFE) socialized the SPEECTRA (Special Area for Conservation and Fish Refugia) to public on 17 October 2020 at Patratani, Muara Enim, South Sumatra. This activity was attended by SEAFDEC Alternate Council Director for Indonesia/Director General of the Agency of Marine and Fisheries and Human Resources Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF), the acting regent of Muara Enim Regency, Director of Research Center for Fisheries MMAF, Head of South…

Informing the Importance of Fish Passage, SEAFDEC/IFRDMD and RIIFE Hold a Workshop “Water Resources Management to Secure Aquatic…

Fish plays an important role for human diets because fish contributes to food security and also provides livelihood for locals. In exploiting fish resources, understanding fish behaviors is needed. Some fish move longitudinally upstream and downstream, others move laterally from main rivers to floodplain and otherwise. Therefore, maintaining river connectivity is paramount important to sustain inland fisheries productivity. SEAFDEC/IFRDMD and RIIFE, through funding from the Australian Water Partnership (AWP), plan to…

Regional Consultation Workshop on the Utilization of Fisheries Geographic Information System (FGIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) to Improve…

Over the past several decades, Geo-Informatics Technologies such as Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) were utilized as a tool to apply for many aspects in fisheries and environmental sciences which can help the regional fisheries development and management. These technologies can notably provide good media to effectively disseminate information and coordinate and improve core activities carried out by the regional fisheries organizations. As such, a regional fisheries information system is…

IFRDMD staff attends the Inter-Departmental Consultation on Preparation of SEASOFIA 2022

On 6-7 August 2020, IFRDMD, represented by Dr. Dina Muthmainnah, joined the Inter-Departmental Consultation on Preparation of SEASOFIA 2022 through teleconference Google Meet application. The meeting was attended by all departments of SEAFDEC, namely, SEAFDEC Secretariat, Training Department, Aquaculture Department, MFRD, MFRDMD, and IFRDMD. The meeting was opened by Secretary-General, Ms. Malinee Smithrithee. In the two-day meeting, the contributors of each department provided the suggestion on the draft outlines of…