NaFAA Attracts Regional Fisheries Sustainable Partnership

The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) is hosting a high power delegation from Senegal to explore sustainable fisheries partnership between the Government of Liberia through the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority and the Senegalese Government through the Maritime Fisheries Agency. NaFAA Director General Madam Emma Metieh Glassco and Hon. Mamadou Goudiaby, Director of Maritime Fisheries of […]

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Fishing Industry Welcomes Protection of Sharks and Rays

Liberia has taken a historic step to commit to a national plan of action to protect Liberia’s sharks and rays in the next three years. The fishermen’s commendation comes in the wake of the Liberian government’s decision to launch the National Plan of Action (NPOA) to conserve and manage sharks and rays. Government, through the […]

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NaFAA Gets Double Media Recognition

NaFAA Gets Double Media Recognition Monrovia – The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority of Liberia has again bagged two prestigious awards, this time from the Liberian media. Two of the country’s highly rated media institutions, the Inquirer and News newspapers, have placed NaFAA above other government entities for its excellent performance during the year 2018. […]

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NaFAA Gets US$3M Icelandic Grant

NaFAA Gets US$3M Icelandic Grant -Embarks on establishment of Competent Lab The Government of Liberia and the government of Iceland have signed a US$3Million Grant support towards the development of the fisheries sector. The grant aims at supporting the establishment of a competent laboratory for testing of fish products on the Liberian market. Signing on […]

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NaFAA Conducts Mobile Data Collection Training

Monrovia-Fisheries Data Collectors known as Enumerators from across Liberia are undergoing a weeklong training course in the usage of digital equipment to process their data through the Statistics and Research Division of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA). The Training which runs from Monday December 3, 2018 to Friday December 7, 2018 brings together […]

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Yamaha Conducts Fiber Glass Boats Assessment in Liberia

Yamaha Conducts Fiber Glass Boats assessment in Liberia Monrovia – A Representative of the Japanese Company, Yamaha, is in Liberia as guest of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority. The visit of the Yamaha Company Representative is part of efforts gear towards conducting first assessment on the possibilities to manufacturing fiber glass boats in Liberia. […]

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NaFAA Fines Chinese Fishing Vessel -For Illegal Fishing On Liberian Waters

NaFAA Fines Chinese Fishing Vessel -For Illegal Fishing On Liberian Waters (13 November, 2018) Monrovia – The National Fisheries & Aquaculture Authority has levied a fined on an industrial Chinese Fishing Vessel named Bonheur Vessel, 1462 for engaging in illegal fishing activities on Liberian waters. Illegal fishing activities have over the years caused government huge […]

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NaFAA Makes History -As Fishermen In Montserrado Elect CMA Officials

NaFAA Makes History -As Fishermen In Montserrado Elect CMA Officials The Management of the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority has successfully conducted the elections of officials of the Collaborative Management Association or the CMA following an intense election which brought together Ten (10) fishing communities in Montserrado and Bomi Counties. The elections, which took place […]

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