Dr Kundhavi Kadiresan Assistant Director-General of the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and its Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific

In 2013, FAO launched the Blue Growth Initiative, building upon the Code of Conduct for Responsible Fisheries (CCRF). Later, in March 2014 at the 32nd FAO Regional Conference for Asia and the Pacific, held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, member countries endorsed the regional initiative on sustainable intensification of aquaculture for blue growth.

ISSUE 4/2018