Committee for Inland Fisheries and Aquaculture of Africa (CIFAA)
1971, as Committee for Inland Fisheries of Africa (CIFA), within the framework of B-XB0971 - FAO, by Article VI-2 of its Constitution, following decision of 56th Session of FAO Council and coordinated by its Fisheries Division. First Session: Nov-Dec 1972. Based at E-XE9659 - FAO Regional Office for Africa (FAO/RAF).
Promote, coordinate and assist national and regional fishery surveys and research and development designed to utilize rationally inland fishery resources; assist member states in establishing the scientific basis for regulatory and other measures; assist in development of fish culture and stock improvement; promote the use of the most effective fishing craft, gear and techniques; encourage education and training; assist members in formulating programmes to help achieve the objectives referred to in the statutes.
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