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Vacancy Announcement - NASCO (North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization)

9 November 2016

Vacancy Announcement - NASCO (North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization)

2017

Applications should be in the English language, marked ‘Personal and Confidential’...

Report of the NAFO/ICES Pandalus Assessment Group (NIPAG), 7-14 September 2016

Report of the Scientific Council Meeting 7-14 September 2016

Meeting Proceedings of the General Council and Fisheries Commission

Meeting Proceedings of the General Council and Fisheries Commission 28 October 2016

Meeting Proceedings of the General Council and Fisheries Commission

September 2015-August 2016

This is also available in a printed volume. Email the Secretariat to request...

Press Release-2016 Annual Meeting

Press Release-2016 Annual Meeting 29 September 2016

Press Release-2016 Annual Meeting

NAFO 38th Annual Meeting

19-23 September, Varadero, Cuba

Report of the NAFO Joint Fisheries Commission–Scientific Council Working Group on Ecosystem...

15 September 2016

Report of the NAFO Joint Fisheries Commission–Scientific Council Working Group on Ecosystem...

2016

10-12 August 2016 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Report of the NAFO Fisheries Commission Ad hoc Working Group to Reflect on the Rules Governing...

Report of the 8th Meeting of the NAFO Scientific Council (SC) Working Group on Ecosystem Science...

Report of the Scientific Council Meeting

15 July 2016

Report of the Scientific Council Meeting

and its Standing Committees

3 -16 June 2016 Halifax, Nova Scotia

NAFO Joint Fisheries Commission-Scientific Council Catch Data Advisory Group (CDAG)

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Journal of the Northwest Atlantic Fishery Science (JNAFS)

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Jobs - Internal and External

INTERNAL - None available at this time

EXTERNAL - Vacancy Announcement - NASCO (North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization). Applications should be in the English language, marked ‘Personal and Confidential’ and sent electronically to the President of NASCO, Mr Steinar Hermansen, at Steinar.Hermansen@kld.dep.no with a copy to the current Secretary, Dr Peter Hutchinson, at peter@nasco.int. Applications should be received no later than 6 January 2017. All applications will be acknowledged. Download the pdf 
www.nasco.int/

  • International Ocean Institute (IOI).
  • Application information is available in the Training section of our website (www.dal.ca/ioihfx) along with the detailed 2015 Course Report.  Questions regarding the programme or application process can be addressed to Madeleine Coffen-Smout, Programme Officer (ioi@dal.ca). 

Objectives
The individual will gain experience and knowledge in operations of NAFO as an intergovernmental organization while the NAFO Secretariat will benefit through the presence of an additional professional and his/her capacity and knowledge.

Nature of the Internship
Under the supervision of the Executive Secretary, interns will work on project(s) at the Secretariat relevant to their professional interests, scholarship programs and development needs. Interns may be given a wide variety of tasks related to various aspects of:

  • fisheries management
  • fisheries science
  • databases
  • administrative, meeting coordination, publications; and
  • other NAFO activities delegated by the Executive Secretary.
For more information about the programme, click here. Internship Info

Internship application

In 2009 NAFO established a General Council Performance Assessment Working Group (PAWG) to address the establishment of a performance review to identify the strengths and weaknesses in NAFO, as urged by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 63/112 on Sustainable Fisheries for Regional Fishery Management Organizations (RFMOs). In 2010 the working group met and the terms of the Performance Review were developed. General Council approved terms of reference (ToR) at the September Annual Meeting. The report can be downloaded here.(5.8 MB)

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