A unique European meeting for sustainable aquaculture development that confirmed the health benefits of seafood consumption.
More than 100 stakeholders met between 21st and 23rd November 2005 in a special European Workshop dedicated to sustainable aquaculture development, including consumer groups, sectoral representatives of European aquaculture, scientists and institutional interests.
Held in Ostend (Belgium), within the work programme of the “Consensus” project, this landmark event was organised to meet the strategic objective of this European project, which is to provide consumers with, and demonstrate the benefits of high quality, safe and nutritious farmed fish. It allowed stakeholders from 16 countries to present and discuss their views on seafood consumption and sustainable aquaculture development – a first for any European food production sector.
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