Welcome to Turkey which became as of February 1st 2018 the 24th ACCOBAMS Party among the 27 States bordering the ACCOBAMS Area.

Awareness workshop “Towards the development of whale watching responsible activities and pescatourism in Morocco”

The Permanent Secretariat of ACCOBAMS went to Tangier (Morocco) on January 18 and 19, 2018 to lead the awareness workshop of the project “Towards the development of responsible Whale-Watching activities and pescatourism in Morocco”, organized in cooperation with the Fisheries Department of the Ministry of Agriculture, Maritime Fisheries, Rural Development and Water and Forests of Morocco.

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Feedback meeting on actions to improve interventions on strandings of marine protected species

The Permanent Secretariat of ACCOBAMS went on January 17th to Casablanca (Morocco) to take part in the meeting organized by the National Institute for Fisheries Research (INRH) for the end of the project “Strengthening the network of strandings of cetaceans on Moroccan coasts, training in their management and creation of a tissue bank “. This project was conducted by INRH and funded under the ACCOBAMS Additional Conservation Fund.

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