The event took place at Triq l-Imdina in Qormi at the hall of the Koperattivi Malta. The event gathered more than one hundred (100) attendees. The vast the majority of them were small scale fishermen. The fishermen had the chance to get to together, discuss and debate about the representation problems at both local and European level. Among the speakers there were representatives of the Mediterannean Advisory Council, the Low Impact Fisheries Organisation, Europeche, the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture, the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund in Malta and country representatives of Cyprus and Ireland who shared their experiences. Among the local speakers there were the two fisheries associations and representatives of other representation initiatives and other relevant EU projects that are taking place in Malta aiming to support the fishermen in this regards. The event was organised by the AquaBioTech Group team and moderated by Dr. Simeon Deguara.
More infromation about the event can be found here.