Established in 1984 and executed as project by FAO
, and funded by the Norwegian Agency for Development (NORAD
this project was formerly called Regional fish trade information and advisory services for processing and marketing information for Africa.
It becomes, following a response to a request made by the Advisory and the Coordination committee and a recommendation made by a consultation of legal
Experts for the Director General of FAO
, the Intergovernmental Organization for Marketing Information and Cooperation Services for Fishery Products in Africa
at the conferences of plenipotentiaries held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, from 12 th to 13 th December.
Since 2004, INFOPÊCHE
established as a project funded by the former donor The Norwegian Kingdom; a sub–Unit called INFOSA
covering SADC’S region (Southern Africa Development Community).This Unit is located in Windhoek, NAMIBIA.
covers 29 African countries
of which 13 by its Sub-unit -INFOSA.
: Angola, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone,
Congo, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Mauritania, Namibia, Senegal and Togo.
: Botswana, RDC, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
is part of the global Fish Info Network for Marketing Information and Cooperation Services for Fishery Products (FIN
INFOPÊCHE covers the following fields:
CONSULTANCY AND EXPERTISE
INFORMATION AND PUBLICATION
PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION (PROJECT EXECUTIVE AGENCY RELATED TO MULTILATERAL AND BILATERAL COOPERATION)
FOLLOW-UP OF PROJECT
ORGANISATION OF INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES