Date: 
Fri, 02/16/2018 - 00:00 to Fri, 03/02/2018 - 23:45
Location: 
Entebbe
Description: 

The 1st Regular Session of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectoral Council of Ministers (FASCoM) was held in Entebbe, Uganda from 26th February to 2nd March 2018. The meeting of the FASCoM was held on 2nd March 2018 and was attended by members of the of the FASCoM; members of the Coordination Committee (CC), members of Senior Officials (SOs), the Regional Chairs of Fish Processors Association and Beach Management Units networks; Responsible Fisheries Business Chains on Lake Victoria Project-GIZ team, the LVFO Country Desk Officers; the Executive Secretary (Mr. Godfrey Monor), the Deputy Executive Secretary (Dr. Oliva Mkumbo) and staff of the LVFO Secretariat.

The amendment of the Convention for Establishment of the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) on the 29th January 2016, transformed the Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization Council of Ministers into Fisheries and Aquaculture Sectoral Council of Ministers (FASCoM), the Policy Steering Committee (PSC) into Coordination Committee (CC) and the Executive Committee (EC) into Senior Officials (SO).