Asian Fisheries Society
Welcome To AFS

The Asian Fisheries Society (AFS) is a non-profit scientific society founded in 1984 by fishery professionals in Asia. The society aims at promoting networking and co-operation between scientists, technicians and all stakeholders involved in fisheries (including aquaculture) production, research and development in Asia. Its ultimate objective is to enhance food security and income generating opportunities for fisheries workers via sound management practices, environmentally sustainable development and efficient utilization of the aquatic resources. More information on the objectives, highlight, past and present activities of the Society are given in the subsequent sections.

Special Announcement

New Terms and Conditions of AFS Membership

Dear AFS Members,

New terms and conditions of AFS membership.

In its meeting on 19th April 2018, the AFS 12th Council has approved new terms and conditions for AFS membership to take effect on 20th April, 2018. There is a new provision to become a Permanent Active Member (PAM) by paying membership fee continuously for 15 years. The changes are as below:

New members:

  • For the members from Category 1 countries, in order to become a Permanent Active Member (PAM), the fee for new member is USD 250 (Yearly membership fee USD 15 x 15 years + USD 25 as joining fee).

  • For the members from Category 2 countries, in order to become a Permanent Active Member (PAM), the fee for new member is USD 410 (Yearly membership fee USD 25 x 15 years + USD 35 as joining fee).

Current members for Renewal:

  • Must have been active members with continuous full payment of membership dues for the past 15 years.

  • For those with unpaid years: Must pay the total cumulative unpaid membership fees plus any other balance in order to complete the required 15 years of continuous membership. The membership ID with photo will be provided only to the Permanent Active Members. 


Payment:

We encourage you to join AFS and to pay the fees to:

Name of bank : CIMB Bank
Account Number (USD) : 800003022840
Account Number (RM) : 8002166585 (Only For Malaysian members)
Name of Account : Asian Fisheries Society (Persatuan Perikanan Asia)
Details of Bank : CIMB Bank, Ground Floor, Mezzanine, No 33, Jalan SP2/1,   Taman Serdang Perdana, 43300 Seri Kembangan, Selangor,   Malaysia.
SWIFT Code : CIBBMYKL

For inquiries regarding your membership status, please email to info@asianfisheriessociety.org. Thank you very much for your participation and support.

Sincerely yours,

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

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