MedPAN and several Mediterranean partners organised a training workshop on 9/11 October on improving the governance of Small Scale Fisheries in MPAs, in the framework large Mediterranean programme of the MAVA Foundation and the Interreg Med FishMPABlue2 project. About 60 participants, managers, scientists, and other MPA professionals from 14 Mediterranean countries attended this training which took place in Sali / Telašćica Natural Park in Croatia.

2018 SSF regional training in Telascica

This MedPAN network training was embedded with the “FishMPABlue2 Toolkit transfer regional training course”, which is a deliverable of the FishMPABlue2 project.

The training course focused on lessons learnt from pilot projects and was organised in modules related to different components of the toolkit. It also featured concrete practical exercises for MPA managers to understand how the process could be implemented in their site.