Discover our activities around fish welfare

On March 17, the AAC’s new member Aquatic Life Institute (ALI) organised an online roundtable on the need for European regulations pertaining to farmed fish welfare in the context of their General Assembly. 

Brussels, 23 March 2022 –The Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC) has had fruitful and intense last few months preparing recommendation to the European Commission and the EU Member States on several matters concerning EU aquaculture. Since the end of December 2021, the AAC has published ten new recommendations to the European Commission, on various subjects.

The Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC) organised a webinar on March 11, 2022 in the presence of Dr Rasmus Nielsen, Chairman of the Economic Working Group for Aquaculture under the Scientific, Technical and Economic Committee for Fisheries (STECF).

On the occasion of the AAC's General Assembly and the publication of the Strategic guidelines for a more sustainable and competitive EU aquaculture, MEP Clara Aguilera sent a supporting video of the work done within the AAC.

 

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On the occasion of the 2021 AAC's General Assembly and the publication of the Strategic guidelines for a more sustainable and competitive EU aquaculture, DG MARE's Director-General, Ms Charlina VITCHEVA, sent a video on the challenges to come and supporting the work done within the AAC.

 

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On the 24th September 2020, the Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC) has received an official reply from the European Commission’s Directorate for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG MARE)’s Director General, Mrs. Charlina Vitcheva, to its Recommendation on the revaluation of the risk assessment of parasites in farmed fish products.

The Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC) met on Tuesday 8th of September on the occasion of its General Assembly, which theme this year was EU aquaculture and the EU Green Deal.

On the occasion of the AAC's General Assembly, Commissioner Sinkevičius sent a supportive video to the AAC's work.

 

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Our Chair Javier Ojeda invites you to the Aquaculture Advisory Council's General Assembly meeting next Tuesday!

You can now register to the June Working Groups meetings here (for AAC members).

 

If you want to attend as an observer, please contact the Secretariat at: secretariat(at)aac-europe.org

 

Please find below the agendas for the three Working Groups:

- June 09th - 09:15-12:00: Working Group 1 - Finfish

- June 10th - 13:15-16:00: Working Group 2 - Shellfish

- June 09th - 13:15-16:00 and June 10th - 09:15-12:00: Working Group 3 - Horizontal Issues