Asian Fish Technology Home Page
"Asian Fish Technology" is intended to provide information to encourage
networking among the research institutes and university departments involved
in the field of post-harvest fish technology in the region. This site is
prepared by the Fisheries Department of the FAO, Regional Office for Asia
and The Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand and by the Fish Utilization and Marketing
Service of the FAO, HQ in Rome, Italy. It was initially set up with support
from the European Union through the STD3 programme (Life Sciences and
Technologies for Developing Countries 3)
(Last modified on 28 April 1998)
Table of Content :
Fishery Commission (APFIC)
A regional organization to promote the full and proper utilization of living
A list of conferences, symposiums and seminars of relevance to fish
technologists. Announcements, dates, venues, call for papers, etc...
Research Programme :
A research programme on Improved Utilization of Low-value Fish Species. A
collaborative project between 7 research institutes in Asia and 3 research
institutes in Europe.
Links to publishers of Scientific Journals. Look at the table of contents
of the last issue of your most useful journals. A list of recent articles
of interest for fish technologists in Asia. Links to the FAO Catalogue of
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) :
The FAO homepage on the Internet. It provides a number of sources of fishery
information. The Asian Fish Technology home page is part of this. There is
also access to some fisheries software for produced in FAO. The FAOSTAT Fisheries
Database is accessible here.
to other fish technology homepages and links to food technology sites
Links to homepages of fish technology research institutes in ASEAN countries,
Nordic countries, USA... and links to other relevant food technology sites.
and Discussion Groups :
E-mail discussion groups on topics related to post-harvest fish technology
in tropical countries, HACCP, seafood, fish processing, etc... Look for details
on how to subscribe.
Please address all correspondence concerning this page to :
Peter Karim Ben Embarek,
Fishery Industry Officer (FIIU), FAO HQ
Via delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy.
Tel: +39 6 570 55034 Fax: +39 6 570 55188
This page was
last modified 28th April 1998.