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

First Announcement - 6th International Symposium on Cage Aquaculture in Asia (CAA6)

Update: Extend the deadline for abstract submission to 5th September 2018.


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12AFAF- Register and Submission of Abstract

01 Aug, 2018

Dear AFS Members, Please be informed that the 12AFAF web site has been launched and you can register at an early bird rate and submit an abstract. Kindly refer the link: at our website for the abstract guidelines. Thank you for your support....

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E-Newsletter June 2018

19 Jul, 2018

MESSAGE FROM EDITOR The recently released FAO report on State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture though has something to celebrate in that the global fish production has slightly increased to 171 million tons with increased per capita consumption as compared to previous two years, but much more to be concerned is that 35% of global fish stocks have bee...

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Our Goals

To promote effective interaction and cooperation among scientists and technicians involved in fisheries and aquaculture elit vitae and more...

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