The SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) organized the Regional Write-shop on Socio-Economic and Final Report from 25-26 and 27-29 April 2016 respectively in Phetchaburi Province, Thailand under the project of REBYC II- CTI. Twenty participants from REBYC-II CTI country (Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam attended in the write-shop. The first write-shop aims to discuss on the draft of a document on the socio-economics of trawl fisheries while the second write-shop came up with comprehensive document that consolidates the achievements of the project in the respective countries.
13 July 2015, Bangkok: “The Ecosystem Approach for Fisheries Management Leaders Executives and Decision makers Materials Writeshop” is organized from 13 to 17 July 2015 at Bangkok, Thailand by the SEAFDEC Training Department (TD) in collaboration with REBYC-II CTI project, BOBLME and NOAA, aim to discuss the development of Leaders Executives and Decision makers (LEAD) materials and ways to improve the E-EAFM course being expended across the Region. A total of 15 person who are the LEAD Working Group from SEAFDEC, NOAA, and BOBLME participate in the Writeshop. The Writeshop will come up with a set of final draft EAFM LEAD materials and pre-testing mechanism and updated E-EAFM materials and process for updating course manuals.
The National Training Course on Essential Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) was organized by the SEAFDEC Training Department from 6 to 10 July 2015 at Rayong Province, Thailand. Twenty five trainees from Thai Department of Fisheries participated in the course. The course focus on basic knowledge on EAFM process and how this can assist in decision-making for responsible and sustainable capture fisheries. Moreover, understanding on the principles of co-management and how to foster cross-sector coordination was imparted to trainees through practice the crucial skills of effective communication, facilitation and conflict management.