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Report of the NAFO Scientific Council, 17 - 21 September 2018

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INTERNAL

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EXTERNAL

Pacific Salmon Commission

The Pacific Salmon Commission (PSC), an international organization responsible for transboundary salmon fisheries management in Canada and the United States, is seeking a Chief Biologist for its headquarters in Vancouver, B.C.  This position is open to Canadian and non-Canadian citizens.

For more information, click here. If interested, please forward a cover letter and résumé by February 1, 2019 to Julie Ehrmantraut (Ehrmantraut@psc.org).  


Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: 

Vacancy Announcements-  Fishery Officer (Capture Statistics)
Fishery and aquaculture Information management specialist


Various Science Positions - Memorial University of Newfoundland
Quantitative Fisheries Scientist, Fisheries Stock Assessment Scientist, and MSc and PhD students

Application information is available in the Training section of our website (www.dal.ca/ioihfx target="_blank") 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). 

  • International Ocean Institute (IOI).

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)

NAFO Performance Review Panel Report 2018

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