Call for French speaking experts – MAVA Depredation Project in Tunisia

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Within the framework of the MAVA Depredation project in Tunisia coordinated with the GFCM Secretariat, in collaboration with SPA/RAC, the ACCOBAMS Permanent Secretariat is looking for French-speaking experts who will provide technical assistance to the scientific team in the implementation of their activities:

– an expert in fishing gear technology,

– an expert in underwater acoustics and use of acoustic deterrents.

The call for consultants can be downloaded here. The deadline for submitting applications is 15 March 2019.


ACCOBAMS 2018 Call for proposals

The ACCOBAMS Permanent Secretariat is opening a new call for proposals for projects.
This call for proposals should address one of the following priority topics:
– Support to the assessment and mitigation of interactions with fisheries in the areas not already covered under the MAVA funded projects on interactions with fisheries;
– Support to the establishment/reinforcement of stranding networks and tissue banks and to the monitoring of marine litter during necropsies, in particular through dedicated collaborations.

The application deadline is March 4th 2019. Additional information and relevant documents can be found here.