Regional Archive September 2019

PNG Media Prepped to Tell “fish-story” Ahead of Seventh Pacific Tuna Forum

PNG Media Prepped to Tell “fish-story” Ahead of Seventh Pacific Tuna Forum

Media personnel in Papua New Guinea now have a better understanding of the significance and value of tuna fisheries after three days of a fisheries-related media workshop. The workshop was held from 9-11 September in Port Moresby and brought together around twenty journalists, from Divine Word University.
FFA-managed plane doing a fly over during OPIC19.

FFA-led Surveillance Covers Area Larger Than Russia

The third Pacific Island Forum Fisheries Agency-led monitoring, control and surveillance operation for the year – Operation Island Chief 2019 (OPIC19) covered an area greater than the size of Russia, the biggest country in the world.