Mediterranean FLAG cooperation


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Fisheries Local Action Groups (FLAGs). This Charter for Mediterranean Cooperation aims to provide a framework for territorial marketing actions put in place and for the involvement of partners in Mediterranean exchange. The Charter is a collaborative initiative around common work priorities and carries a commitment to contribute to the objectives set and the costs associated. The objectives include: - support the development of direct sales of local fisheries products;
- develop educational activities related to local fisheries;
- develop fisheries related tourism and eco-tourism activities;
- develop environmental actions in conjunction with the fisheries sector;
- put in place common communication actions;
- study the possibility of developing a «Mediterranean quality brand»;
- further projects that contribute to the development of Mediterranean fisheries areas.
Geographical coverage
  • Mediterranean (widespread)
Intended Users
  • Administrations/Authorities
  • Organisations/Associations
  • Policy-makers/managers/planners
  • Researchers and scientists
Source of funding
  • EU Funds
  • Education/training networks & jobs
  • Fisheries/Marine resources
  • Tourism
Country of project partners
  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Greece
  • Spain