The available database comprises research projects in Fisheries,
Aquaculture and Seafood Processing active in the time period 2003-2013.
COFASP is an ERA-NET created to directly address actions envisaged
aquaculture and seafood. It was created under the KBBE theme in FP7, and
is part of the
Europe 2020 strategy, which recognises bioeconomy as an important part
of the strategy.
The main objectives of COFASP are:
• To lay the basis for exploitation according to the precautionary
principles and to
enhance innovation in and competiveness of the primary sectors fisheries
as well as subsequent seafood processing and distribution to the
• To define the science, information and data necessary to underpin the
the CFP and to ensure its successful implementation by designing
research programmes and outlining monitoring and information/data
sharing systems needed.
COFASP is a follow-up on the previous ERA-NET MariFish and based on the
it will run 48 months from its initiation on 1 February 2013, ending in
31 January 2017.
COFASP has 27 partners from 16 countries in Europe.
More information on the COFASP project and participating funding
organizations is available
on the COFASP website: http://www.cofasp.eu
If you are aware of any other project dealing with Fisheries, Aquaculture and
Seafood processing not listed in this inventory please contact
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